Fair Wind to Java (1953)

A rollicking 1950s matinee frolic, with a volcanic twist.

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Introduction

A rollicking matinee entertainment from B-studio Republic Pictures, whose original poster promised ‘Adventure! Spectacle! Savage love!’

A game Fred MacMurray plays the merchant seaman hunting sunken treasure in the Dutch East Indies, where volcanic Krakatoa smoulders ominously, and Czech-born Vera Ralston co-stars as a somewhat unlikely Javanese siren.

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