6.4 Rate This Douglas Sirk Universal Studios United States 6.4/10 Adventure, Drama, History 92 min English March 26, 1955 (1955-03-26) W.R. Burnett (novel), W.R. Burnett, Oscar Brodney Heinz Eric Roemheld, Herman Stein (Michael « Mike » Martin), Rock Hudson (Aga Doherty), Barbara Rush (John Doherty), Jeff Morrow (lady Anne More), Kathleen Ryan (Callahan) Finlay Currie Related Douglas Sirk movies is a 1955 American Captain Lightfoot CinemaScope Technicolor adventure film directed by Douglas Sirk starring Rock Hudson, Barbara Rush and Jeff Morrow. and is a Hollywood adaptation of a book by W. R. Burnett written in 1954.
The movie is set in the early 19th century with the hero and his brother becoming highwaymen, robbing the wealthy around the foothills of
Dublin, Ireland. Captain Lightfoot falls in love, and the ensuing drama threatens everyone's safety.
The movie was filmed around
Clogherhead, County Louth and in the Powerscourt Estate in Enniskerry, County Wicklow. Rock Hudson as Michael Martin Barbara Rush as Aga Doherty Jeff Morrow as John Doherty, aka Capt. Thunderbolt Kathleen Ryan as Lady Anne More Finlay Currie as Callahan Denis O'Dea as Regis Donnell Geoffrey Toone as Captain Hood Hilton Edwards as Lord Glen Sheila Brennan as Waitress Harry Goldblatt as Brady Charles B. Fitzsimons as Dan Shanley Christopher Casson as Lord Clonmell Philip O'Flynn as Trim Captain Lightfoot Wikipedia
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