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Mister Roberts

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MPAA Rating: NR
Genre: Comedy
Director: John Ford

Bittersweet film about a supply officer aboard a decrepit cargo ship during World War II who yearns for a transfer into a combat zone but is thwarted by the ship's captain, a petty tyrant. Forced to endure various humiliations in exchange for privileges, the crew engage in minor acts of resistance, and look to Mr. Roberts for inspiration and moral support. Based on the hit Broadway play.

Cast :

  • Henry Fonda
  • Lt. JG Douglas A. ``Doug'' Roberts
  • Jack Lemmon
  • Ensign Frank Thurlowe Pulver
  • James Cagney
  • Capt. Morton
  • William Powell
  • Lt. ``Doc''
  • Ward Bond
  • Chief Petty Officer Dowdy
  • Betsy Palmer
  • Lt. Ann Girard
  • Phil Carey
  • Mannion
  • Nick Adams
  • Reber
  • Harry Carey Jr.
  • Stefanowski
  • Ken Curtis
  • Yeoman 3rd Class Dolan
  • Frank Aletter
  • Gerhart
  • Fritz Ford
  • Lindstrom
Producers :
Leland Hayward

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