The Prisoner Of Shark Island (1936)
John Ford directs this gripping account of Dr. Samuel Mudd, the Maryland doctor who treated fugitive John Wilkes Booth after the Lincoln assassination. Sentenced to life imprisonment as a conspirator and sent to a horrid penal colony off the Florida coast, Mudd fought to clear his name and worked to save fellow inmates' lives during a yellow fever outbreak. Warner Baxter, Gloria Stuart, Claude Gillingwater, John Carradine star. 96 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English, Spanish, French; audio commentary; photo gallery; featurette.
- Historical & War
- John Ford
- Black & White
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Warner Baxter, Gloria Stuart, Claude Gillingwater, Arthur Byron, O. P. Heggie, Harry Carey, Francis Ford, John McGuire, Francis McDonald, Douglas Wood, John Carradine, Fred Kohler Jr., Ernest Whitman, Paul Fix, Frank Shannon, Frank McGlynn Sr., Leila McIntyre, Etta McDaniel, J. M. Kerrigan, Arthur Loft, Paul McVey, Maurice Murphy, Paul Stanton, John Lester Johnson, Paul Kruger... More