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The Secret of Treasure Island
Directed by:
Elmer Clifton

Directed by Elmer Clifton, and written by George M. Merrick (screenplay), "The Secret of Treasure Island" (also known as "Duello col pirata nero") is an Action/Adventure/Crime/Science Fiction/Thriller film, released on March 17 of 1938 in the USA . Don Terry and Gwen Gaze are starring, alongside Walter Miller, Grant Withers, George Rosener and Hobart Bosworth.

Breath-Taking Battles For Fabulous Gold!

Who is the director of "The Secret of Treasure Island":

The Secret of Treasure Island was directed by Elmer Clifton, an American director, writer, actor, and producer.

Before making The Secret of Treasure Island, Elmer Clifton had directed Assassin of Youth, released in 1937, Death in the Air (1936), Custer's Last Stand (1936), Rough Riding Ranger (1935), The Bride of the Colorado (1928), and The Warrens of Virginia (1924). Since, he directed Isle of Destiny, released in 1940, City of Missing Girls (1941), Hard Guy (1941), The Blocked Trail (1943), Captain America (1944), and Guns of the Law (1944).

When was "The Secret of Treasure Island" released:

The Secret of Treasure Island was first released in the United States on Thursday, March 17, 1938. Also released on this day were Bulldog Drummond's Peril (dir. James P. Hogan) and La Zandunga (dir. Fernando de Fuentes). This was eighty-one (81) years ago.

Who is at the casting of "The Secret of Treasure Island":

At the casting of The Secret of Treasure Island we find Don Terry, previously seen in Lady with a Past (1932) and Untamed (1929); Gwen Gaze (); Walter Miller (International Settlement (1938), The Last Gangster (1937)) [ more... ]

  • Walter Miller, Hobart Bosworth and Yakima Canutt can all be seen in The Last of the Mohicans, released in 1932.
  • Yakima Canutt and Walter Miller can both be seen in The Galloping Ghost, released in 1931.

What is the Storyline of "The Secret of Treasure Island":

The serial is set on a remote island in the Caribbean, where reporter Larry Kent (Don Terry) and his enemies search for a lost treasure trove of gold. Kent arrives on the island in search of another reporter who had gone missing. Kent discovers that valuable lost treasure is buried on the island, and finds half of a map which holds a clue to its location. Toni Morrell (Gwen Gaze), the daughter of a shipmate whose murdered partner knew where the treasure was buried, agrees to help Kent investigate his [...]

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