Corsair (1931)

Stars: Chester Morris, Thelma Todd and Fred Kohler
Director: Roland West
Runtime: 73 minutes + 21 minute short
Language: English
Color:  Black and White
Format:  DVD-R
Extra: Schools Out (1930) Our Gang
Rating: NR
Price: $9.95


Director: Roland West

Chester Morris  ... John Hawks
Thelma Todd  ... Alison Corning (as Alison Loyd)
Fred Kohler  ... Big John
Ned Sparks  ... Slim
Emmett Corrigan  ... Stephen Corning
William Austin  ... Richard Bentinck
Frank McHugh  ... 'Chub' Hopping
Frank Rice  ... Fish Face
Mayo Methot  ... Sophie
Gay Seabrook  ... Susie Grenoble
Addie McPhail  ... Jean Phillips
Al Hill  ... First Mate of the Corsair

John Hawks is a hard working college student and football star from out West who meets the beautiful Easterner heiress Alison Corning at a party. Unfortunately Alison likes her men ambitious, successful and rich and is put off by Hawks’ humble origins. To impress her, Hawks takes a job with her father Stephen Corning on Wall Street but unwilling to sacrifice his honor and character to make the greedy company money at the expense of others he quits. However Hawks has a scheme to make his fortune his own way: by pirating alcohol from smugglers! 73 minutes

Included Short Subject

Our Gang - 21 minutes