High and Dry

Also Known As

Der alte Kahn ( West Germany ), Die Maggie ( West Germany ), High and Dry ( USA ), La bella Maggie ( Spain ), Loucuras de Milionário ( Portugal ), Maggie ( France ), Maggie på drift ( Sweden ), Merikarhut valloillaan ( Finland ), Oller Kahn mit Größenwahn ( West Germany ), Skotten og skuden ( Denmark ), The Maggie ( UK )


High and Dry

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Paul Douglas

Calvin B. Marshall, the American

Alex Mackenzie

Mactaggart, the skipper

James Copeland


Abe Barker



Mactaggart is the rascally skipper of The Maggie, a flimsy, rusting cargo ship known as a "puffer," which hauls freight along the western Scottish coastline and its islands. Although The Maggie is owned by his sister, he just manages to eke out a meager living while staying one step ahead of his creditors on his beloved boat. When rich American Calvin Marshall wishes to transport material to his new house on one of the out-islands, Mactaggart manages to trick his agent ... more

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