Captain Scarlett

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Not to be confused with Captain Scarlet (disambiguation).
Captain Scarlett
Captain Scarlett FilmPoster.jpeg
Directed by Thomas Carr
Produced by Howard Dimsdale (producer)
Written by Howard Dimsdale
Starring Richard Greene
Leonora Amar
Music by Elias Breeskin
Cinematography Charles Carl Carvahal
Edited by Gloria Schoemann
Production
company
Craftsman Productions
Distributed by United Artists
Release dates
  • September 12, 1953 (1953-09-12) (United States)
Running time
75 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Captain Scarlett is a 1953 American Technicolor Adventure film directed by Thomas Carr, that was shot in Mexico. The film is set in France following the fall of Napoleon I, and stars Richard Greene playing the title role, a Robin Hood type avenger, and Brazilian actress Leonora Amar in her final screen role.

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After his estate is confiscated, returning soldier Captain Scarlett rescues Princess Maria from being abducted while she is travelling. She's not exactly grateful. He finds out that she is to be married to a man she doesn't like, so Captain Scarleft attempts to help her, but winds up in prison for his efforts. He escapes and finally helps the reluctant bride who winds up joining Captain Scarlett and his sidekick, and they become something along the lines of the Three Musketeers.

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