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All Hands on Deck (1961)

Approved  |   |  Comedy, Musical  |  30 March 1961 (USA)
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Story of a Navy ship with a captain obsessed with catching a fish, a singing executive officer wanting to get married, and an Indian with a turkey as a pet. A few laughs with Pat Boone as ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Lt. Victor 'Vic' Donald
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Shrieking Eagle Garfield
Dennis O'Keefe ...
Lt. Cmdr. Brian O'Gara
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Sally Hobson
Warren Berlinger ...
Ens. Rudy Rush
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Rear Admiral Bintle
David Brandon ...
Lt. Kutley
Joe E. Ross ...
Bos'n
Bartlett Robinson ...
Lt. Cmdr. Anthony
Paul von Schreiber ...
Mulvaney
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Jody McCrea ...
Lt. (j.g.) Schuyler
Owasso ...
Owasso - the pelican
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Storyline

Story of a Navy ship with a captain obsessed with catching a fish, a singing executive officer wanting to get married, and an Indian with a turkey as a pet. A few laughs with Pat Boone as the hopeful suitor, Barbara Eden as his girl, and Buddy Hackett assigned to Boone to stay out of the captain`s way. Certainly not a Mister Rogers competitor!

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based on novel | See All (1) »

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All hands on deck... for the song-and-fun hit of '61!

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Comedy | Musical

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30 March 1961 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Alle man på däck  »

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Trivia

The "turk-ican" baby at the end of the movie is a white turkey chick with a fake beak glued on. See more »

Quotes

Lt. Victor 'Vic' Donald: [Screaming Eagle Garfield is watching him shave, and is making some odd faces] Are you enjoying my shave?
Shrieking Eagle Garfield: Huh.
Lt. Victor 'Vic' Donald: Why don't you run along and have one of your own?
Shrieking Eagle Garfield: Indian no shave. No have hair on face.
Lt. Victor 'Vic' Donald: Hmm, like a squaw, huh?
Shrieking Eagle Garfield: Squaw have'm hair on face. Shave'm twice a day.
Lt. Victor 'Vic' Donald: [Gives him a perplexed look] You know, Sunday I'm gettin' married, and you and I will have to part company, old buddy. Why don't you run along, find a girl of your own and get married?
Shrieking Eagle Garfield: [...]
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Soundtracks

I've Got It Made
Written by Ray Evans and Jay Livingston
Performed by Pat Boone
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I saw this movie in my childhood and still remember some of the most funniest scenes till date!
24 June 2006 | by (India) – See all my reviews

One of the most memorable scenes in the movie is when Lt. Cmdr. O'Hara is fishing with Garfield but on separate decks-Seeing the Lt.Cmdr. frustrated by not having caught any fish, Garfiled quickly releases his "healthy" catch into the sea with an expression of displeasure on his face relating to what he considers an "unworthy" catch! This infuriates the Lt.Cmdr. even more and he commands his subordinates saying-"Full Fish ahead"(meaning full speed ahead but replacing the word speed with fish as fishing was all that currently occupied his mind! Moreover, the thought of Garfield-considered by the Lt.Cmdr as an unworthy seaman, having caught a bigger catch(or for that matter caught a catch at the least!) was a fact that the Lt.Cmdr. could not digest!)


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