Captain Lightfoot
Captain Lightfoot (1955)

In this film, Rock Hudson stars as Captain Lightfoot, a 19th-century Irish adventurer. Rebelling against British rule, Lightfoot causes all sorts of trouble up and down the Auld Sod, usually in the form of well-planned robberies, with the… More

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Richard Brody
New Yorker

Sirk is less interested in swashbuckling than in strategy: he looks at the uprising analytically, noting the bitter ironies of shrewd commanders compelled to restrain audacious warriors for the sake of the long-term struggle.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It never had enough fire in its belly to make it memorable.

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