The Spanish Main Poster

Release Date: 1945

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary
When Dutch pirate ship captain Laurent Van Horn (Paul Henreid) seizes a Spanish galleon near the Carolinas, he foils the arranged marriage plans of lovely Contessa Francisca (Maureen O'Hara). After he spirits her away to his hideout, the pair fall in love, to the great consternation of Van Horn's fellow pirate and former girlfriend, Anne Bonney (Binnie Barnes). Bonney's attempts to undermine the new lovers leads to all kinds of trouble, starting with the crew's capture and imprisonment.

Cast: Paul Henreid, Maureen O'Hara, Walter Slezak, Binnie Barnes, John Emery, Barton MacLane, J.M. Kerrigan, Fritz Leiber

Director: Frank Borzage

Genres: Adventure

Production Co: RKO Radio Pictures Inc.

Keywords: Prison, Brash, Soldier, Spirited, Escape, Girlfriend, Revenge, Love triangle


Nominated Cinematography (Color)