On their way to Africa are a group of rogues who hope to get rich there, and a seemingly innocent British couple. They meet and things happen…
High jinks and chills ensue when a group of people become stranded at an isolated station and a legendary phantom train approaches.
A young woman (Gloria Swanson) jeopardizes the relationship with the man she loves when a no-account from her past shows up. This movie is a pre-code film, meaning it was made after the introduction of sound in movies in 1929 and before the enforcement of the Motion Picture Production Code censorship guidelines in 1934.
Entertainers Mitchell and Petrillo (Martin & Lewis clones) parachute into the jungles of the Pacific island of Cola-Cola, where they meet primitive tribesmen, the chief's sarong-clad daughter Nona, and mad scientist Dr. Zabor conducting experiments in evolution. Jealous of Mitchell's relations with Nona, Zabor has just the thing to make a monkey of him...
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Heading for a newly inherited island, the boys are shipwrecked and marooned on an atoll which has just emerged from the sea. Along with their cook, a stowaway and a girl who is fleeing her fiancé, they set up their own government on the atoll. Uranium is discovered and world powers begin fighting over ownership of the island.
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A shipowner intends to scuttle his ship on its last voyage to get the insurance money. Charlie, a tramp in love with the owner’s daughter, is grabbed by the captain and promises to help him shanghai some seamen. The daughter stows away to follow Charlie. Charlie assists in the galley and attempts to serve food […]
A gypsy seductress is sent to sway a goofy officer to allow a smuggling run.
Will Hay plays Dr. Benjamin Twist, a man whose ambitions outstrip his abilities. Twist is a porter on an ocean liner bound for America who, through convoluted plot twists, finds himself masquerading as a professor. Teaming up with a gangster stowaway (Edgar Kennedy), Twist finds himself embroiled in a kidnap plot on the far side […]
Captain Ben Cutlet (Will Hay) likes to spin yarns about all of his false seafaring adventures. One day his false past comes to bite him as he is bluffed into captaining the Rob Roy at sea, the Rob Roy being barely sea worthy and doomed to be wrecked by a crafty shipping agent.