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/10
20 Ratings

Captain Lightfoot

Directed by Douglas Sirk
United States, 1955
Romance, Drama, Adventure

Synopsis

Michael Martin is a member of an Irish revolutionary secret society in Ballymore, who disobeys his cautious leader Regis Donnell and robs Desmond, the British high steward, when warned to keep a low profile so the society will go unnoticed.

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Captain Lightfoot Directed by Douglas Sirk

Critics reviews

For all the colorful romantic adventure, Sirk is less interested in swashbuckling than in strategy: he looks at the uprising analytically, noting the bitter ironies of shrewd commanders compelled to restrain audacious warriors for the sake of the long-term struggle.
June 15, 2015
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