Down to the Sea

Down to the Sea

Director: Lewis D. Collins Cast: Russell Hardie, Ben Lyon, Ann Rutherford

DVD (B&W)

Overview

In its first few years of existence, Republic Pictures evinced an eagerness to tackle any sort of offbeat subject. The studio's Down to the Sea has to be one of the only films of the 1930s to concentrate on a pair of Greek sponge fishermen. Played by Russell Hardie and Ben Lyon, the heroes battle over the affections of Ann Rutherford, whose father controls much of Florida's sponge industry. The climactic scenes benefit from the fine location and underwater photography, courtesy of cinematographer Harry Neumann.

Product Details

Release Date: 10/27/2009
UPC: 0089218592095
Original Release: 1936
Rating: NR
Source: Alpha Video
Presentation: [B&W]

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Russell Hardie John Kaminas
Ben Lyon Steve Londos
Ann Rutherford Helen Pappas
Irving Pichel Alex Fotakis
Vince Barnett Hector
Maurice Murphy Luis
Nigel de Brulier Demetrius
Karl Hackett Joe
Fritz Leiber Gregory Pappas
Francisco Maran George
John Picorri Greek Proprietor
Paul Porcasi Vasilios
Victor Potel Andy
Mike Tellegen Cimos
Frank Yaconelli Pete

Technical Credits
Lewis D. Collins Director
Charles Craft Editor
Robert Lee Johnson Screenwriter
Nat Levine Producer
Harry Neumann Cinematographer
W. Totman Screenwriter

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