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The Boatniks (1970)

G | | Family, Comedy | 1 July 1970 (USA)
Young and awkward, The Coast-Guard's ensign Thomas Garland suffers from the comparison with his late father, a war hero. Which does not prevent him from falling for pretty Kate Fairchild, a... See full summary »

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Ensign Garland
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Kate
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Max
Mickey Shaughnessy ...
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Jason
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Commander Taylor
Joey Forman ...
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Tom Lowell ...
Wagner
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Chief Walsh
Sammy Jackson ...
Garlotti
Joe E. Ross ...
Nutty Sailor
Judy Jordan ...
Tina
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Bert
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Young and awkward, The Coast-Guard's ensign Thomas Garland suffers from the comparison with his late father, a war hero. Which does not prevent him from falling for pretty Kate Fairchild, a young woman who runs a sailing school. Of course the way he expresses his deep sympathy for the lady leaves to be desired. And the situation does not improve when a trio of bumbling jewel thieves interferes. Written by Guy Bellinger

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MAN THE LAFFBOATS! See more »

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Family | Comedy

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1 July 1970 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Marineros sin brújula  »

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(RCA Sound Recording)

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1.66 : 1
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Trivia

The yachting marina featured throughout the picture was situated at Newport Harbour in Newport Bay in southern California, USA. Balboa and Newport Beach are also featured in the marina's environs in the movie. See more »

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Referenced in Trust Me (2013) See more »

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Boatniks
Written by Bruce Belland and Robert F. Brunner
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great family movie
5 August 2003 | by See all my reviews

I loved the movie I saw it on PBS in Canada Why haven't they made available on DVD yet. I hope Disney put movies on DVD soon.


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