Fire Down Below
Studio: Columbia Pictures
Plot synopsis: Caribbean cargo boat captain Felix Bowers and his naive mate, Tony, both fall for the lovely Irena, who needs their help to escape immigration officials.
Reviews: "Contrived but entertaining melodrama." Leonard Maltin Video Guide
Behind the Scenes: While on location in Tobago, Mitchum was accosted one night by three drunken sailors who challenged the tough guy actor to a fight. Mitchum prevailed, adding to his list of legendary offscreen exploits.
Tobago also added to Mitchum's resumé by inspiring the actor to cut a calypso album, Calypso is Like So.