Corvette K225

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Randolph Scott in a scene from Corvette K225 (1943).  While it’s far from Howard Hawks’ best, it’s still a good movie.  Typically for Hawks, the action scenes are first rate.

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Corvette K225

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Randolph Scott in a scene from Corvette K225 (1943), directed by Richard Rossen and produced by Howard Hawks.

Corvette K225

foreign poster for Corvette K225 (1943), one of only two films Howard Hawks produced but did not direct, in addition to The Thing (1951).

Corvette K225

original script for Corvette K225 (1943)

Corvette K225

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James Brown in a scene from Corvette K225 (1943)

Corvette K225

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Ella Raines and Randolph Scott in a publicity still for Corvette K225 (1943)

Corvette K225

 

original lobby card (1943)

 

Corvette K225

 

original lobby card (1943)

 

Corvette K225

original lobby card (1943)

Corvette K225

original lobby card (1943)

Corvette K225

original lobby card (1943)

Corvette K225

original lobby card (1943)

Corvette K225

 

original lobby card (1943)

 

Corvette K225

original lobby card (1943)

Corvette K225

The back of this publicity still reads

From:  Universal Studios

Universal City, Calif.

Co-starred in Howard Hawks’ saga of the Royal Canadian Navy “Corvette K-225: at Universal Studios are Randolph Scott, Ella Raines and James Brown.  In directing the Universal picture Richard Rosson made numerous trips with convoys across the North Atlantic to get action scenes for the thrill packed romantic adventure story.