The Princess and the Pirate1944

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The Princess and the Pirate
Directed by:
David Butler

Released in the USA on November 17 of 1944, "The Princess and the Pirate" (also known as "Pirata e la principessa, Il") is an Adventure/Comedy/Romance film directed by David Butler . Bob Hope is starring, alongside Virginia Mayo, Walter Brennan, Walter Slezak, Victor McLaglen and Marc Lawrence.

Who is the director of "The Princess and the Pirate":

The Princess and the Pirate was directed by David Butler, an American director, actor, writer, and producer.

Before directing The Princess and the Pirate, David Butler had directed Playmates, released in 1941, You'll Find Out (1940), If I Had My Way (1940), That's Right - You're Wrong (1939), Kentucky (1938), and Ali Baba Goes to Town (1937). Since, he directed San Antonio, released in 1945, Two Guys from Milwaukee (1946), The Time, the Place and the Girl (1946), My Wild Irish Rose (1947), It's a Great Feeling (1949), and The Daughter of Rosie O'Grady (1950).

What was the release date of "The Princess and the Pirate":

The Princess and the Pirate was initally released in the United States on Friday, November 17, 1944.. This was seventy-five (75) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, March 12, 1947 in France; Friday, September 05, 1952 in Germany; Saturday, August 05, 1950 in Italy and on Saturday, April 21, 1951 in Japan.

What is the casting of "The Princess and the Pirate":

At the casting of The Princess and the Pirate we find Bob Hope, previously seen in Star Spangled Rhythm (1942) and My Favorite Blonde (1942); Virginia Mayo (Up in Arms (1944)); Walter Brennan (To Have and Have Not (1944), Home in Indiana (1944)) [ more... ]

  • Brandon Hurst, Tom Kennedy, Stanley Andrews and Robert Warwick also appeared together in Dixie, released in 1943.
  • Bob Hope, Brandon Hurst and Stanley Andrews also appeared in Road to Rio, released in 1947.
  • Walter Slezak, Brandon Hurst and Tom Kennedy can also be seen in The Spanish Main, released in 1945.
  • Stanley Andrews and Maude Eburne, Tom Kennedy can all be seen in Rosie the Riveter, released in 1944.
  • Robert Warwick and Adia Kuznetzoff, Stanley Andrews also worked together in Conquest, released in 1937.
  • Bob Hope, Brandon Hurst and Stanley Andrews also appeared in Road to Utopia, released in 1946.

What is the Storyline of "The Princess and the Pirate":

A pirate captain known as the Hook (Victor McLaglen) buries his treasure on an island and kills the map maker so no one else will find it. He and his cut-throat crew go after the Mary Ann, a ship on which Princess Margaret (Virginia Mayo) is running away from her father, the King (Robert Warwick), so she can marry a commoner. The Hook plans to hold her for a large ransom. A cowardly actor, Sylvester the Great (Hope), is in the cabin next door to Margaret. The Hook's ship, The Avenger attacks [...]

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