GenreAdventure, Drama ProducerDarryl F. Zanuck CountryUnited States
Release date1937 (1937) Based onThe Last Slaver
by George S. King WriterSam Hellman (screen play), Lamar Trotti (screen play), Gladys Lehman (screen play), William Faulkner (story), George S. King (based on a novel by) CastWarner Baxter (Jim Lovett), Wallace Beery (Jack Thompson), Elizabeth Allan (Nancy Marlowe), Mickey Rooney (Swifty), George Sanders (Lefty), Joseph Schildkraut (Danelo) Similar moviesSouls at Sea (1937)
Roots mutiny on a slave ship
Slave Ship is a 1937 film directed by Tay Garnett and starring Warner Baxter and Wallace Beery. The supporting cast features Mickey Rooney, George Sanders, Jane Darwell, and Joseph Schildkraut. This is one of only four films out of the forty-eight that Beery made during the sound era for which he did not receive top billing.