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The Black Pirate

Release Date: March 8, 1926

Run Time: 88 mins

Genre: Adventure, Action, Silent

Color: Black and White

Country: USA

Director: Albert Parker

Stars: Billie Dove, Tempe Pigott, Donald Crisp, Sam De Grasse


Synopsis: When the Duke of Arnoldo learns that his father has been killed by pirates, he joins up with a rival pirate band to seek revenge. Douglas Fairbanks stars in this story of a bold buccaneer, one who enters the pirate world thinking only of violence, but soon finds himself smitten with a damsel he finds onboard. Also starring Billie Dove, Tempe Pigott, and Donald Crisp, this swashbuckling adventure was a major success upon its 1926 release, and one of Fairbanks’ best!

Format: Pro-Res, 23.98 fps, SD

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