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Not Yet Rated| 2 hr. 4 min.

Plot Summary
Along the seaboard of the American South during the 1840s, cut-throat salvagers who profit from the wrecks of transatlantic cargo ships move from exploiting shipwrecks to causing them. As the most dangerous of the salvagers, King Cutler (Raymond Massey), takes aim at the ships of the wealthy Devereaux Company, ambitious ship captain Jack Stuart (John Wayne) and company lawyer Stephen Tolliver (Ray Milland) vie for the hand of feisty Loxi Claiborne (Paulette Goddard).

Cast: Ray Milland , John Wayne , Paulette Goddard , Raymond Massey , Robert Preston , Susan Hayward , Charles Bickford , Hedda Hopper

Director: Cecil B. DeMille

Genres: Adventure

Reap the Wild Wind (1942)

Release Date: June 15th, 1942|2 hr. 4 min.

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  • February 01, 2012 karen and pitts
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    a superb movie i remember watching as a child. although a bit dramatic and overdone , it captures the old south in a little more childish light than did gone with the wind. the actors are first rate with a whos who of stars in every part. the plot is good and good humor at times as the dark villianous cuttler weaves his twisted web of death and deceit. a good relaxing watch. great courtroom scenes and a lot of nostalgia.

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