|Directed by||Ralph Murphy|
|Screenplay by||Robert Libott|
John Meredyth Lucas
|Based on||Captain Blood Returns|
by Rafael Sabatini
|Produced by||Harry Joe Brown|
|Cinematography||Charles Lawton Jr.|
|Edited by||Gene Havlick|
|Music by||George Duning|
|Distributed by||Columbia Pictures|
Captain Pirate is a 1952 American adventure film directed by Ralph Murphy and starring Louis Hayward. The swashbuckler was based on the 1931 Rafael Sabatini novel Captain Blood Returns. This was the final film directed by Murphy.
Captain Blood is pardoned by the Crown for his crimes against Spain on the Spanish Main. By 1690 he is living in the West Indies on his plantation where he practices medicine and is to be married to Isabella. His new life is put in danger when he is arrested on a piracy charge after somebody raids the island making him look guilty. To prove otherwise he has to sail again.
Filming started August 7, 1951.