Botany Bay (1952)
Based on the story of Australia’s colonization, this atmospheric drama stars Alan Ladd as Hugh Tallant, an American medical student falsely convicted of robbery and sent on a torturous voyage with other prisoners to the penal colony at Botany Bay. Because of his attempt to escape, evil Captain Gilbert decides to return him to England on charges of mutiny.
Director: John Farrow
Cast: Alan Ladd, Alec Harford, Anita Sharp-Bolster, Ben Wright, Brandon Toomey, Cedric Hardwicke, Dorothy Patten, Hugh Pryse, James Mason, John Hardy, Jonathan Harris, Malcolm Lee Beggs, Murray Matheson, Noel Drayton, Patricia Medina
Duration: 93 min