His Majesty O'Keefe

Location:Yap, Micronesia; Fiji
Length:92 minutes
Format:DVD; 1/2-inch VHS
Year Released:1954
Director:Byron Haskin
Producer:Norma Productions
Library Code:
Description:Burt Lancaster captains a mutinous ship. When thrown overboard, he washes ashore on the island of Yap. The entrepreneurial O'Keefe finds a fortune in copra waiting for him and overcomes a number of hurdles including the defeat of the notorious Bully Hayes, a blackbirder who is enslaving the Islanders. In thanks, O'Keefe is named their "King." Filmed in Fiji on the island of Viti Levu.
Record No:787
Resources: Distributors's List

If you see any mistakes in this record, please notify the database maintainer (ctisha@hawaii.edu).