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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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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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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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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

It's A Woman's World
(uncredited)
Music by Cyril J. Mockridge
Lyrics by Sammy Cahn
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Buddy Hackett & others make this an hilarious show!
26 November 2001 | by (Casper, Wyoming, USA) – See all my reviews

Having already read "Warm Bodies", I was prepared to find "All Hands on Deck" a funny movie. But, with the likes of Gale Gordon, Buddy Hackett, Dennis O'Keefe, Barbara Eden, and Pat Boone, I found it hilarious, with Buddy Hackett stealing the show! He makes a good Oklahoma Indian sailor and shows there is more to the Navy than goofy regulations and spit and polish. It is a very good general audience film, but it helps if you are (or were) an LST sailor.


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