(a.k.a. Grischa the Cook) William Cheyne is a young American doctor traveling in Germany who helps an injured sailor return to his ship only to be doomed to a three month voyage to Brazil! Trapped between the misanthropic Captain Vela and his crew of fugitives and desperate men his only friend is Grischa the meek cook. Soon the new friends must come together to protect the pilot of a crashed airplane the lovely heiress Ethel Marley by hiding her from the captain and crew. 122 Minutes - Music score by David Knudtson.