TMDB Rating 7
IMDB Rating 7.2

Series Details

Seasons: 1

Total Episodes: 26

Creators: Robert Louis Stevenson

Networks: ITV , ABC , ARD-alpha , Reel Media International

Status: Ended

First Air Date: Apr 9, 1957

Recent Air Date: Aug 27, 1957

Run Time: m

In Production: No

Original Language: English

Age Rating: NR

Website: Link

Production Companies: Joseph Kaufman Productions



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A TV series about the Long John Silver character from Treasure Island. It was made in 1954 in colour in Australia for the American and British markets before the development of Australian television. Long John Silver is the proud captain of his own ship and his own crew. He and his buccaneer cruise around the Caribbean and often stay on the side of the English and fight the French and Spanish. After the long and dangerous adventures, he and his crew rest in the tavern of Miss Purity. This series aired in the United States first on Syndicated basis in 1956, but not on a regular basis and completely random as part of another show. Several episodes were edited together and shown as movies in the cinemas under the titles: Under The Black Flag and South Sea Pirates. After that it was sold to the ITV Network in the UK, and aired in 1957. In 1958 Australian ABC screened the series as part of Children's TV Club show.

Main Cast

Grant Taylor

Grant Taylor


Age : 53 | Popularity : 5%

Connie Gilchrist

Connie Gilchrist

Purity Pinker

Age : 84 | Popularity : 8%

Robert Newton

Robert Newton

Capt. Long John Silver

Age : 50 | Popularity : 7%

Harry Hambleton

Harry Hambleton

Big Eric

Age : N/A | Popularity : 3%

Eric Reiman

Eric Reiman

Trip Fenner

Age : N/A | Popularity : 3%

Kit Taylor

Kit Taylor

Jim Hawkins

Age : N/A | Popularity : 3%



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