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Desperate Cargo (1941)





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This action film, follows the travails of two chorus girls as they try to leave South America and get back home. Their journey begins when they are stranded in a Latin American village. They talk the purser of a clipper ship into letting them board his clipper ship. He has taken a fancy to one of the women, so it wasn't too difficult. Upon the voyage, criminals try to steal the boat's cash cargo. The purser captures them and all is well.


Paul Bryar
as Dessar
Kenneth Harlan
as MacFarland
Don Forrest
as William
Loretta Russell
as Mrs. Pettingill
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Exciting B-film action-packed crime thriller, an early example of a disaster film.

January 16, 2015 | Rating: B- | Full Review…

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