Adam Mercy: May it please your Majesty, I accuse this man of piracy and murder! Capt. William Kidd: Was ever a gentleman so misfortunate? King William III: Lock him up in Newgate. He's to be held for
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May it please your Majesty, I accuse this man of piracy and...

Captain Kidd 1945
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Adam Mercy:
May it please your Majesty, I accuse this man of piracy and murder!
Capt. William Kidd:
Was ever a gentleman so misfortunate?
King William III:
Lock him up in Newgate. He's to be held for the next session of the Court of Oyez and Terminer - there to be tried for his life.
[the palace guards grab Captain Kidd]

Capt. William Kidd:
Hands off me, you scum! All I done was for the credit and for the honor and glory of England!

Transcript:
through the perilous waters of Madagascar.
- May it please Your Majesty.
- Yes.
That need a bold and adventurous man.
Bring in this Captain Kidd
while we take the measure of him.
Captain William Kidd.
Your Royal Majesty and other Lords..
Bellomont, is this your roaring
killer of Spanish buccaneers?
Nay me Lord, I'm only a peaceful ship-master
who must do trade with other ships...
without inquiring too
closely about their business.
And it was so I fell into the
hands of the Twelve Apostles.
- A King's ship turned pirate.
- In Madagascar waters?
I have never been in
Madagascar waters your Grace.
It was off the southern tip of Africa, where
I had gone to trade in elephant's teeth.
- Who commanded her?
- One of your admirals Your Majesty.

Clip duration: 70 seconds
Views: 9
Timestamp in movie: 00:09:07
Uploaded: 28 September, 2021
Genres: adventure, biography, drama
Summary: The unhistorical adventures of pirate Captain Kidd revolve around treasure and treachery.


Actors

Adam Mercy - Randolph Scott
Capt. William Kidd - Charles Laughton
King William III - Henry Daniell