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The Sea Empress Theater Presents: Transatlantic Merry-Go-Round

  Genre  Comedy, Musical, Mystery Country  United States 6.2/10 IMDb Director  Benjamin Stoloff Producer  Edward Small Duration  91 min Language  English Cast  Gene Raymond (Jimmy Brett), Nancy Carroll (Sally Marsh), Jack Benny (Chad Denby), Sydney Howard (Dan Campbell, the Drunk), Mitzi Green (Mitzi), Sid Silvers (Shorty) Release

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The Sea Empress Theater Presents: Go Get ‘Em, Haines!

Reporter Steve Haines (Boyd), on the trail of a business tycoon, follows his subject onto an ocean liner and gets wound up in a cruise full of intrigue, romance and murder. Director: Sam Newfield Writer: George Wallace Sayre (screenplay) (as

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The Sea Empress Theater: Titanic Movies — There were five

SCROLL DOWN to the last entry for the full-length versions of Titanic from 1953 and A Night to Remember from 1958.   This introduction to the story of the Titanic is a contemporary production by the Discovery Channel. The first

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When ships go bump in the night – or even at port

‘Sexiest’ cruise ship arrives in Tauranga From the New Zealand Bay of Plenty Times Feb. 17, 2017 — A cruise ship dubbed the “sexiest ship” which collided with a concrete carrier on Sunday has arrived in Tauranga. Luxury liner Seabourn

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The Sea Empress Theater presents: WATERFRONT

Waterfront is a 1944 in film American film from Producers Releasing Corporation directed by Steve Sekely. Plot summary During World War II, J. Carrol Naish plays an optometrist who is really a Nazi spy. A book of his that he

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Join Marsha & Danny Jones and all the cast, crew, officers, and killers as the newest saga of the SEA EMPRESS sets sail!   WHO COLLECTS THE SOULS HAVE a fun trip back into entertainment with this great video featuring

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Caribbean Crime: 35 murders in first 11 days of 2017 in Jamaica; crime rate drops in Antiqua

From Jamaica Gleaner The Acting Police Commissioner, Novelette Grant Grant, says she has set an agenda to reduce crime and violence across the island. In the first 11 days of January this year, 35 people have been murdered compared with

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Torm Republican fended off attack of pirates with gunfire from guards

In January of 2011, I shot this photo of the chemical tanker, a Danish ship, the Torm Republican, while we headed into port at Antiqua on the Celebrity Mercury. On Sept. 29, 2011, the ship was attacked by pirates in

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#Paperwhite Giveaway for Edgar Allan Poe’s Birthday Jan. 19th

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The Avenging Conscience or THOU SHALT NOT KILL

The Avenging Conscience was directed by D.W. Griffith in 1914. It is 50 minutes long, a step in Griffith’s progressive move into feature films. His next film was to me his controversial masterpiece, Birth of a Nation. This film is

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