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Tamango (1958)





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Set in 1830, Reinker, captain of a slave ship, attempts to deliver Africans without incident to Cuba. During the voyage, he falls in love with Aiche, a native woman who soon strays on account of Reinker's lack of affection. Meanwhile, Native warrior Tamango plans a revolt which gathers momentum and calls for Reinker to take action. Directed by John Berry, Tamango features Dorothy Dandridge, Curt Jurgens and Alex Cressan.


Curd Jürgens
as Captain John Reinker
Alex Cressan
as Tamango
Jean Servais
as Doctor Corot
Roger Hanin
as 1st Mate Bebe
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From a historic perspective, if not an artistic one, the film deserves to be sought out and reconsidered.

October 5, 2007 | Rating: 3/5

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