Video Release: May 1, 2007
Rating: Not Rated
Studio: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
- Runtime: 98 minutes
- NTSC (Canada and USA)
- Originally in English
- Released in French
Tyrone Power stars as Benjamin Blake in this film adaptation of Edison Marshall's novel. As a young boy -- played by the young Roddy McDowall -- Blake is disinherited by his nefarious uncle, Sir Arthur Blake. Eventually, he ends up on a South Sea island where he makes his own fortune by diving for pearls and gems. When Benjamin returns to England as an adult, he fights for the rights to his fortune, but his heart truly lies on the island, where the beautiful Eve awaits her lover's return.
An illegitimate son of a deceased English noble escapes to sea to plot his revenge agianst his uncle, only to be sidetracked by a beautiful native girl.