Wake of the Red Witch
Wake of the Red Witch ★★½ 1949
Wayne captains the ship of the title and battles shipping tycoon Adler for a fortune in pearls and the love of a beautiful woman (Russell). Wayne shows impressive range in a non-gun-totin' role. 106m/B VHS, DVD . John Wayne, Gail Russell, Gig Young, Luther Adler, Henry Daniell; D: Edward Ludwig.