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Away All Boats (1956)





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This film stars Jeff Chandler as a tough Navy captain who takes charge of a group of raw, undisciplined sailors during WWII. To keep his men from getting on each other's nerves, Chandler makes himself the target of their excess hatred by assuming the pose of a rigid martinet.
Action & Adventure , Classics , Drama
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MCA Universal Home Video


Jeff Chandler
as Capt. Jebediah S. Hawks
George Nader
as Lieut. Dave MacDougall
Julie Adams
as Nadine MacDougall
Keith Andes
as Doctor Bell
Lex Barker
as Cmdr. Quigley
Richard Boone
as Lt. Fraser
William Reynolds
as Ens. Kruger
Charles McGraw
as Lt. Mike O'Bannion
Jock Mahoney
as Alvick
John McIntire
as Old Man
Frank Faylen
as Chief `Pappy' Moran
Grant Williams
as Lt. Sherwood
Floyd Simmons
as Lt. Robinson
Don Keefer
as Ens. Twitchell
Sam Gilman
as Lt. Randall
James Westerfield
as "Boots" Torgsson
George Dunn
as Hubert
Arthur Space
as Doctor Flynn
Parley Baer
as Doctor Gates
Hal Baylor
as Chaplain Hughes
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Critic Reviews for Away All Boats

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Routine war drama.

Full Review… | February 11, 2016
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*** (out of four) Surprisingly well done war film about a Navy Captain preparing his soldiers for the harsh battles that lay ahead during WWII. Good solid work from Jeff Chandler. Watch for a very young Clint Eastwood in a small role.

Steve Smith
Steve Smith

this is such a good movie about what life as a captain must be like. his only friend was a monkey. he had to hepl them get ready for war but a lot of people didnt like him. what a good movie.

Lisa Shaw
Lisa Shaw

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