En cada puerto un amor (1931)

93 mins | Drama | 1931

Director:

Marcel Silver

Production Company:

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
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HISTORY

This is the Spanish-language version of the 1930 M-G-M film Way for a Sailor , directed by Sam Wood and starring John Gilbert and Wallace Beery (See Entry). The onscreen credits listed above were taken from a studio cutting continuity. The working titles of this film were ¡Paso al marino! and La ruta del marino . Some sources include Raquel Davido and Luis Nava in the cast of the Spanish version, but their appearance in the released film has not been confirmed. According to modern sources, Marcel Silver was removed as the film's director for budgetary reasons, but presumably was replaced by another director, whose name has not been ... More Less

This is the Spanish-language version of the 1930 M-G-M film Way for a Sailor , directed by Sam Wood and starring John Gilbert and Wallace Beery (See Entry). The onscreen credits listed above were taken from a studio cutting continuity. The working titles of this film were ¡Paso al marino! and La ruta del marino . Some sources include Raquel Davido and Luis Nava in the cast of the Spanish version, but their appearance in the released film has not been confirmed. According to modern sources, Marcel Silver was removed as the film's director for budgetary reasons, but presumably was replaced by another director, whose name has not been determined. More Less

SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Cinl
May 1931
p. 31.
CM
Jun 1931
p. 438.
HF
22 Nov 1930
p. 24.
CAST
PRODUCTION CREDITS
NAME
PARENT COMPANY
DISTRIBUTION COMPANY
NAME
CREDITED AS
CREDIT
DIRECTORS
Dirigida por [Dir]
Asst dir
PRODUCER
WRITERS
Escenario y diálogo por [Scr and dial]
Escenario y diálogo por [Scr and dial]
Diálogo adicionál por [Addl dial]
Versión española por [Spanish version]
PHOTOGRAPHY
Fotografiada por [Photog]
Fotografiada por [Photog]
ART DIRECTOR
Director artístico [Art dir]
FILM EDITOR
Editada por [Ed]
SOUND
Acústica por [Sd]
SOURCES
LITERARY
Based on the novel Way for a Sailor! by Albert Richard Wetjen (New York, 1928).
DETAILS
Alternate Titles:
La ruta del marino
Way for a Sailor
¡Paso al marino!
Release Date:
1931
Premiere Information:
New York opening: 27 March 1931
Production Date:
November--December 1930
Physical Properties:
Sound
Western Electric Sound System
Black and White
Duration(in mins):
93
Length(in feet):
8,391
Length(in reels):
10
Country:
United States
Language:
Spanish
Passed by NBR:
Yes
SYNOPSIS

[The following plot summary is based on the English-language version of this film, Way for a Sailor ; character names refer to that version.] Jack, a sailor, along with his buddies Tripod and Ginger, feels himself an indomitable force until he falls for Joan, who repeatedly repels his advances every time he comes into port, and only after a number of years is he able to see her alone. Finally he wins her and they are married, but Joan, learning he plans to return to the sea, leaves him. Later, having become a quartermaster on an ocean liner, he finds her still unforgiving; then a storm wrecks the ship on which all are traveling, and to her grief he is lost with Tripod and Ginger, but the trio is rescued by a whaling vessel and returned to port. After receiving Jack's message, Joan, having realized her true feelings, is reunited with ... +


[The following plot summary is based on the English-language version of this film, Way for a Sailor ; character names refer to that version.] Jack, a sailor, along with his buddies Tripod and Ginger, feels himself an indomitable force until he falls for Joan, who repeatedly repels his advances every time he comes into port, and only after a number of years is he able to see her alone. Finally he wins her and they are married, but Joan, learning he plans to return to the sea, leaves him. Later, having become a quartermaster on an ocean liner, he finds her still unforgiving; then a storm wrecks the ship on which all are traveling, and to her grief he is lost with Tripod and Ginger, but the trio is rescued by a whaling vessel and returned to port. After receiving Jack's message, Joan, having realized her true feelings, is reunited with him. +

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AFI Life Achievement Award

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