The Buccaneer

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Semi-fictional account of pirate Jean Lafitte's involvement in the War of 1812.
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Semi-fictional account of pirate Jean Lafitte's involvement in the War of 1812.

Original Release

02/04/1938

US Release

02/04/1938

Cast

Fredric March Jean Lafitte
Franciska Gaal Gretchen
Akim Tamiroff Dominique You
Margot Grahame Annette de Remy
Walter Brennan Ezra Peavey
Ian Keith Senator Crawford / Sen. Crawford
Anthony Quinn Beluche
Douglass Dumbrille Governor William C.C. Claiborne / Gov. William C.C. Claiborne
Beulah Bondi Aunt Charlotte
Evelyn Keyes Madeleine
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Cecil B. DeMille

Writers

Jeanie Macpherson, C. Gardner Sullivan, Edwin Justus Mayer, Harold Lamb, Lyle Saxon, Grover Jones, Jesse Lasky Jr.

Cast

Fredric March Jean Lafitte
Franciska Gaal Gretchen
Akim Tamiroff Dominique You
Margot Grahame Annette de Remy
Walter Brennan Ezra Peavey
Ian Keith Senator Crawford / Sen. Crawford
Anthony Quinn Beluche
Douglass Dumbrille Governor William C.C. Claiborne / Gov. William C.C. Claiborne
Beulah Bondi Aunt Charlotte
Evelyn Keyes Madeleine
Spring Byington Dolly Madison
Lina Basquette Roxanne
Robert Barrat Captain Brown / Capt. Brown
Ralph Lewis Prominent Gentleman
Montagu Love Admiral Cockburn / Adm. Cockburn
James Flavin British Sergeant
Richard Denning Captain Reid / Capt. Reid
Richard Cramer Pirate
Lane Chandler Pirate
Edward LeSaint Gentleman Willing to Fight

Producers

William LeBaron Executive Producer
Cecil B. DeMille Producer
William H. Pine Producer

Editors

Anne Bauchens

1939 Oscar Best Cinematography Nominated
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