Kidnapped (1938 film)

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1938 US Theatrical Poster
Directed by Otto Preminger (uncredited)
Alfred L. Werker
Screenplay by Sonya Levien
Eleanor Harris
Ernest Pascal
Edwin Blum
Walter Ferris (uncredited)
Richard Sherman (uncredited)
Story byCurtis Kenyo (uncredited)
Based on Kidnapped
by Robert Louis Stevenson
Produced by Kenneth Macgowan
Starring Warner Baxter
Freddie Bartholomew
C. Aubrey Smith
Miles Mander
Reginald Owen
Music by Arthur Lange
Distributed by20th Century Fox
Release date
May 27, 1938
Running time
85 minutes

Kidnapped (1938) is an adventure film directed by Otto Preminger (who was uncredited) and Alfred L. Werker, starring Warner Baxter and Freddie Bartholomew, and based on the 1886 novel Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson.


The copyright of the film was renewed. [1]


In 1747, David Balfour's evil uncle arranges for him to be kidnapped and sent to sea where he meets exiled Alan Breck. The two make their way back to Scotland and justice.


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