Captain Craddock

Captain Craddock (French: Le capitaine Craddock) is a 1931 German French-language musical comedy film directed by Max de Vaucorbeil and Hanns Schwarz and starring Jean Murat, Käthe von Nagy and Charles Redgie.[1] It is a French-language version of the 1931 German film Bombs on Monte Carlo. It is sometimes known as Bombe Sur Monte Carlo.

Captain Craddock
Directed by
Produced byErich Pommer
Written by
Music byWerner R. Heymann
Distributed byL'Alliance Cinématographique Européenne
Release date
4 December 1931
Running time
87 minutes

The film's sets were designed by the art director Erich Kettelhut.


Cultural references

According to Philippe Goddin, author of Hergé - Chronologie d'une oeuvre, the name of Tintin's character Captain Haddock is inspired by this film. In The Crab with the Golden Claws, Haddock sings one of the film songs, Les gars de la Marine.


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