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Abbott and Costello Meet Captain Kidd

Abbott and Costello Meet Captain Kidd

Charles Lamont (1952)

U Certificate
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Two bumbling waiters at a tavern act as go-betweens in an aristocrat's romance with a singer, but this task leads to them unwittingly ending up in possession of a treasure map. A notorious pirate captain wants to get to the buried loot before his rival, so kidnaps both the dim-witted duo and the young lovers. Comedy, starring the double act and Charles Laughton. Part of the Charles Laughton season.

Cast & Crew

Rocky Stonebridge Bud Abbott
Oliver "Puddin' Head" Johnson Lou Costello
Captain Kidd Charles Laughton
Captain Bonney Hillary Brooke
Lady Jane Fran Warren
Bruce Martingale Bill Shirley
Morgan Leif Erickson
Pirate Syd Saylor
Pirate Rex Lease
Pirate Frank Yaconelli
Man Bobby Barber
Director Charles Lamont
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Other Information

Language: English Colour Theatrical distributor: Warner Bros Pictures Ltd


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