Mutiny (1952 film)

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Directed by Edward Dmytryk
Produced by Frank King
Maurice King
Written by Hollister Noble (story)
Philip Yordan (writer) and
Sidney Harmon (writer)
Charles O'Neal (additional dialogue)
Starring Mark Stevens
Angela Lansbury
Patric Knowles
Music by Dimitri Tiomkin
Cinematography Ernest Laszlo
Edited by Frank Sullivan
Distributed by United Artists
Release date
  • March 5, 1952 (1952-03-05) (New York City)
  • March 19, 1952 (1952-03-19) (United States)
Running time
77 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Mutiny is a 1952 American Technicolor adventure film directed by Edward Dmytryk. It was produced by the King Brothers Productions and based on a story by Hollister Noble; the two parties also collaborating on Drums in the Deep South.

Plot summary[edit]

During the War of 1812, Captain James Marshall has to run the blockade enforced by the British in order to collect a war loan obtained from France. His first mate is Ben Waldridge, who is a former Royal Navy captain cashiered by the navy. Waldridge brings his former gun crew along and as soon as they realize that there's gold coming on board, they plot mutiny. Leslie, Waldridge's gold-loving former sweetheart, arrives at the same time.



  • "A-Rovin'" (Traditional sea shanty)
  • "Sailor's Holiday" (Traditional sea shanty)

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