[Captain Blood] Captain Blood, 1935, ©Warner Bros. Pictures/Photofest.
Captain Blood, 1935, ©Warner Bros. Pictures/Photofest.

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Captain Blood

Captain Blood (Michael Curtiz, 1935, USA, 119 minutes)
Michael Curtiz’s adaptation of Rafael Sabatini’s popular novel established the template of the sound-era Hollywood swashbuckler. It features Korngold’s first full-length score and marked the emergence of Errol Flynn as a major star.