Captains Courageous (1937)

Director
Victor Fleming

Main cast
Freddie Bartholomew; Spencer Tracy; Lionel Barrymore; Melvyn Douglas; Charley Grapewin

Genres
Adventure, Drama, Family

Description
Harvey, the arrogant and spoiled son of an indulgent absentee-father, falls overboard from a transatlantic steamship and is rescued by a fishing vessel on the Grand Banks. Harvey fails to persuade them to take him ashore, nor convince the crew of his wealth. The captain offers him a low-paid job, until they return to port, as part of the crew that turns him into a mature, considerate young man.


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