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Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes

Lighthearted sequel to Mister Roberts. There are unforseen consequences when a lowly ensign aboard USS Reluctant, an unimportant US Navy supply ship at the end of the Second World War, strikes a blow for his long-suffering downtrodden crewmates by playing a prank on their belligerent captain.

Last on

Sat 18 Jan 2014 14:45 BBC Two

Credits

Ensign Frank Pulver
Robert Walker Jr
Captain Morton
Burl Ives
Doc
Walter Matthau
John X Bruno
Tommy Sands
Nurse Scotty
Millie Perkins
Head Nurse
Kay Medford
Lt JG Billings
Larry Hagman
Lt JG Carney
Peter Marshall
CPO Dowdy
Joseph Marr
Lt SG LaSueur
Gerald S O'Loughlin
Lt JG Carney
Kagiso Kuypers
Captain Donald 'Stretch' Zimmer
Robert Matek
Dolan
Jack Nicholson
Director
Joshua Logan
Producer
Joshua Logan
Writer
Joshua Logan
Writer
Peter S Feibleman

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