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The Sea Hawk
Directed by:
Michael Curtiz

"The Sea Hawk" (also known as "Seefalke, Der", "Beggars of the Sea", "Herr der sieben Meere, Der") is an Action/Adventure/Romance film directed by Michael Curtiz, released on July 01 of 1940 in the USA . Errol Flynn and Brenda Marshall are starring, alongside Claude Rains, Donald Crisp, Flora Robson and Alan Hale.

Never before so many thrills! Never such adventure, such romance! Sail to high adventure with 'The Robin Hood of the Sea.'

Who is the director of "The Sea Hawk":

The Sea Hawk was directed by Michael Curtiz, a director, producer, actor, and writer.

Before making The Sea Hawk, Michael Curtiz had directed Virginia City, released in 1940, Four Wives (1939), The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex (1939), Daughters Courageous (1939), Angels with Dirty Faces (1938), and Four Daughters (1938). Since, he directed Santa Fe Trail, released in 1940, The Sea Wolf (1941), Dive Bomber (1941), Captains of the Clouds (1942), Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942), and Casablanca (1942).

What was the release date of "The Sea Hawk":

The Sea Hawk was initally released in the United States on Monday, July 01, 1940. Also released on this day was The Carson City Kid (dir. Joseph Kane). This was seventy-nine (79) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, February 12, 1947 in France and on Thursday, April 01, 1948 in Germany.

What is the casting of "The Sea Hawk":

At the casting of The Sea Hawk we find Errol Flynn, previously seen in Virginia City (1940) and The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex (1939); Brenda Marshall (Espionage Agent (1939)); Claude Rains (Four Wives (1939), Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)) [ more... ]

  • Errol Flynn, Claude Rains, Alan Hale, Una O'Connor and Montagu Love can be seen in The Adventures of Robin Hood, released in 1938.
  • James Stephenson and Errol Flynn, Donald Crisp, Alan Hale, Henry Daniell also worked together in The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex, released in 1939.
  • Francis McDonald and Claude Rains, Donald Crisp, Gilbert Roland, Montagu Love can all be seen in Juarez, released in 1939.
  • Montagu Love and Flora Robson, Henry Daniell, Una O'Connor, James Stephenson can all be seen in We Are Not Alone, released in 1939.
  • Claude Rains, Donald Crisp, Una O'Connor, Montagu Love and Clyde Cook also appeared together in Forever and a Day, released in 1943.
  • Errol Flynn, Alan Hale, William Lundigan and David Bruce can be seen in Santa Fe Trail, released in 1940.
  • Ellis Irving and Brenda Marshall, Alan Hale, J.M. Kerrigan can all be seen in Captains of the Clouds, released in 1942.
  • Ellis Irving and James Stephenson, Montagu Love, David Bruce also appeared together in A Dispatch from Reuter's, released in 1940.
  • David Bruce and Errol Flynn, Alan Hale, Una O'Connor also worked together in Adventures of Don Juan, released in 1948.
  • Alan Hale and Errol Flynn, Brenda Marshall also appeared together in Footsteps in the Dark, released in 1941.
  • Henry Daniell, Montagu Love and Fritz Leiber also appeared together in All This, and Heaven Too, released in 1940.
  • Errol Flynn, Donald Crisp and Alan Hale also worked together in The Sisters, released in 1938.
  • David Bruce and Brenda Marshall, Alan Hale also appeared together in 'Smiling Ghost, The', released in 1941.
  • Una O'Connor, Montagu Love and J.M. Kerrigan also appeared in Lloyd's of London, released in 1936.
  • Donald Crisp, James Stephenson and William Lundigan can also be seen in The Old Maid, released in 1939.
  • Donald Crisp, James Stephenson and Montagu Love can be seen in Shining Victory, released in 1941.
  • Clyde Cook and Una O'Connor, J.M. Kerrigan have all also be seen in The Informer, released in 1935.
  • Henry Daniell, Gilbert Roland and Clifford Brooke can also be seen in Captain Kidd, released in 1945.

What is the Storyline of "The Sea Hawk":

The film begins with King Philip II of Spain (Montagu Love) declaring his intention to destroy England and after this "puny rockbound island as barren and treacherous as her Queen" is out of the way, he believes that world conquest will follow: "it (a map) will cease to be a map of the world; it will be Spain." He sends one of his courtiers, Don Alvarez (Claude Rains), as his ambassador to allay the suspicions of Queen Elizabeth I (Flora Robson) about the great armada he is building to invade England. In [...]

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