Hell Harbor is a 1930 American pre-Code drama film directed by Henry King and written by Fred de Gresac, Clarke Silvernail and Brewster Morse. The film stars Lupe Vélez, Jean Hersholt, John Holland, Gibson Gowland, Harry Allen and Al St. John. The film was released on March 15, 1930, by United Artists.
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|Directed by||Henry King|
|Produced by||Henry King|
|Screenplay by||Fred de Gresac|
|Based on||Out of the Night|
by Rida Johnson Young
Al St. John
|Music by||Harvey Allen|
|Cinematography||John P. Fulton|
Robert M. Haas
|Edited by||Lloyd Nosler|
|Distributed by||United Artists|
Anita Morgan, a descendant of the famous pirate Henry Morgan, is living a carefree and careless life on an island in the Caribbean, but would much rather be living the same life In Havana. When she learns that her father, in exchange for money, has promised her hand in marriage to one of his swarthy friends, she is more convinced that Havana is the place to be. When an American comes to the island to buy some pearls, she falls in love with him. and when she discovers he is to be tricked out of his money and killed, she makes plans to save him...and go to Havana with him.
- "Hell Harbor (1930) - Overview". Turner Classic Movies. Retrieved October 7, 2014.
- "Hell Harbor". TV Guide. Retrieved October 7, 2014.
- "Movie Review - Hell Harbor (1930) THE SCREEN; The Girl and the Pearls. Fairbankses Not to Leave Films. Ready to Film "Whoopee." To Produce Play Posthumously. Pyramid Players to Give Show". The New York Times. Retrieved October 7, 2014.
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