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The Sea Wolf (Uncut)

The Sea Wolf (Uncut)

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Manufactured on Demand, Full Frame, Amaray Case, Digital Theater System
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Product Notes

Jack Londons novel The Sea Wolf had it all: action, mystery and widespread popularity. But Jack Warner, claiming the title was too similar to the studios The Sea Hawk, wanted to give the 1941 film version something else: a new name. Producer Henry Blanke resisted, saying it would be a detriment to the box office (like changing) Gone With the Wind to Molly From the South. As film fans know, Molly stayed in the South and the haunting nautical adventure took a big bite out of the box office, becoming one of the top moneymakers of 1940-41. Edward G. Robinson and a superb cast are the hands on deck for this voyage into nightmare. Robinson is Captain Wolf Larsen, a hell-bent seadog who ranks with Moby Dicks Ahab and Mutiny on the Bountys Captain Bligh. Doom is the mad seafarers fog-shrouded port of call and he intends to take a roughneck recruit (John Garfield), two castaways (Ida Lupino and Alexander Knox) and his crew (including Gene Lockhart and Barry Fitzgerald) with him. Adventure - and eerie suspense - ahoy! The Sea Wolf was such a box-office hit that it was given a national theatrical reissue in 1947, but to do so, the film was cut to a length of 86 minutes, and remained that length for 70 years. Long thought to exist only in substandard form, Warner Bros. Is proud to present this film as first released in 1941, restoring it's original 100-minute running time from 35mm nitrate elements.

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Title: The Sea Wolf (Uncut)
Genre: Action / Adventure
Starring: Edward G. Robinson, Ida Lupino, John Garfield, Alexander Knox, Gene Lockhart, Barry Fitzgerald
Director: Michael Curtiz
Attributes: Manufactured on Demand, Full Frame, Amaray Case, Mono Sound
Release Date: 10/10/2017
Original Year: 1941
Product Type: DVD
Rated: NR
Genre: Action / Adventure
Catalog #: 1000619324
UPC: 888574422226
Item #: 1964068X

Technical Information

Street Date: 10/10/2017
Original Language: ENG
Run Time: 100 minutes
Studio: Warner Archives