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Men of Action: Devil-Ship Pirates


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A feature film starring Christopher Lee
Andrew Keir , John Cairney
Crippled by English guns, the Diablo, a small Spanish privateer, puts in at a Cornish inlet for repairs. Her brutal captain takes prisoner a local girl before she can tell anyone that the Spanish Armada has been defeated.
Producer ANTHONY NELSON KEYS Director DON SHARP Films: page 8


Unknown: Christopher Lee
Unknown: Andrew Keir
Unknown: John Cairney
Producer: Anthony Nelson
Captain Robeles: Christopher Lee
Tom: Andrew Keir
Harry: John Cairney
Pepe: Michael Ripper
Bosun: Duncan Lamont
Manuel: Barry Warren
Jane: : Atasha Pyne
Sir Basil Smeeton: Ernest Clark
Angela: Suzan Farmer

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Men of Action: Devil-Ship Pirates

BBC One London, 11 February 1976 18.50

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