The Deep Six (1958)

The Deep Six




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The conflict between duty and conscience is explored in the WWII drama The Deep Six. Alan Ladd stars as Naval gunnery officer Alec Austin, a Quaker whose sincere pacifist sentiments do not sit well with his crew members. When he refuses to fire upon an unidentified plane, the word spreads that Austin cannot be relied upon in battle (never mind that the plane turns out to be one of ours). To prove that he's worthy of command, Austin volunteers for a dangerous mission: the rescue of a group of US … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Action & Adventure
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Written By: Martin Rackin, Derek N. Twist, Harry Brown, John Twist
Warner Bros.


as Alexander 'Alec' Aus...

as Susan Cahill

as 'Frenchy' Shapiro

as Cdr. Warren Meredith

as Lt. Cdr. Edge

as Lt. Blanchard

as Ski Krakowski

as Clair Innes

as Mrs. Austen

as Paul Clemson

as Lieutenant Dooley

as Lt. Dooley

as Lt. (j.g.) Swanson

as Al Mendoza

as Pappa Tatos

as Eddie Loomis

as Ens. David Clough

as Elsie

as Slobodjian
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Dull war pic.

Full Review… | May 30, 2011
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