The Pirate

  • 1948
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Musical

The story is wearisome and the acting fever-pitched, but the music and dancing in this colorful film are spectacular. The setting is the Caribbean Island of San Sebastian in the 1820s, where young Manuela (Judy Garland) fantasizes about the notorious pirate Macoco, better known as "Mack the Black." Serafin (Gene Kelly), a strolling minstrel, falls in love...read more

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00:46 — A lonely girl living in the Caribbean falls for a handsome actor who plays her hero, Mack the Black. Cole Porter score!

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A 19th-century traveling song-and-dance man impersonates a pirate to impress a bored heiress who is about to enter an arranged marriage with a wealthy older man on a Caribbean island. Gene Kelly and Judy Garland teamed up for the second time in this 1948 m (more…)

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  • Review: The story is wearisome and the acting fever-pitched, but the music and dancing in this colorful film are spectacular. The setting is the Caribbean Island of San Sebastian in the 1820s, where young Manuela (Judy Garland) fantasizes about the notorious pirat… (more)

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