Description:10 37 30 00 Boat, galleon, caravel crosses ocean of night, crossed, long journey. Sailboats with wind. Inside cabin, the captain Kidd "Charles Laughton" considers pensive at a model of boat. Miniature of sailboat. He smokes his pipe the pensive air. Close-up Adam Mercy " Randolph Scott " who walks on the bridge of the vessel. Kidd breaks the checkmate of his model. Seen in dive on the boat since the height of the mast. The second gives indications, instructions, directions. Kidd opens the porthole of his cabin and fires violently at a rope. A part of the mast collapses on a sailor and kills him. Murder, murder on behalf of the captain Kidd. One discovers Cyprian Boyle " Sheldon Leonard's " body lengthened on the ground. He died. Kidd, hypocrite, threatens to find the culprit and to hang him. Orange Povey " John Carradine " announces that Boyle died. Adam suspects the captain of murder. Privateers.