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21 Ratings

The Spanish Main

Directed by Frank Borzage
United States, 1945
Adventure, Romance, Drama


Van Horn is the leader of a band of Dutch refugees on a ship seeking freedom in the Carolinas, when the ship is wrecked on the coast of Cartagene. governed by Don Juan Alvardo, Spanish ruler. Alvarado has Laurent thrown in prison, but the latter escapes, and five-years later is a pirate leader.

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The Spanish Main Directed by Frank Borzage

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1946 | Nominee: Best Cinematography, Color

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