πŸŽ₯ Away All Boats – 1956

The Story …

The story of USS Belinda (APA-22), launched late 1943 with regular-Navy Captain Jebediah S. Hawks (Jeff Chandler) and ex-merchant mariner Lieutenant Dave MacDougall (George Nader) as boat commander.

Despite personal friction, the two have plenty with which to deal as the only experienced officers on board during the ship’s shakedown cruise.

Almost laughable incompetence gradually improves, but the crew remains far from perfect when the ship sees action, landing troops on enemy beachheads.

And there were few anticipated challenges in store at Okinawa! …

Credits :

  • Directed by : Joseph Pevney
  • Written by : Ted Sherdeman
  • Based on : Novel by Kenneth M. Dodson
  • Produced by : Howard Christie
  • Cinematography : William H. Daniels in Technicolor and VistaVision
  • Edited by : Ted J. Kent
  • Music by : Frank Skinner and Heinz Roemheld
  • Production Company : Universal Pictures
  • Distributed by : Universal Pictures
  • Release Date : August 16, 1956

Cast :

  • Jeff Chandler as Capt. Jebediah S. Hawks
  • George Nader as Lieut. Dave MacDougall
  • Lex Barker as Commander Quigley
  • Julie Adams as Nadine MacDougall
  • Keith Andes as Doctor Bell
  • William Reynolds as Ensign Kruger
  • Richard Boone as Lieut. Fraser Charles
  • McGraw as Lieut. Mike O’Bannion
  • Jock Mahoney as Alvick
  • Hal Baylor as Chaplain Hughes
  • John McIntire as Old Man / Film’s narrator
  • Frank Faylen as Chief Phillip P. ‘Pappy’
  • Moran James Westerfield as ‘Boats’
  • Torgeson Don Keefer as Ensign Twitchell

Film Information :

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Away_All_Boats

Copyright :

ALL RIGHTS TO THIS MOVIE REMAIN WITH THE OWNERS

GENRE : #WAR-MOVIES

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