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All Hands on Deck (1961)

Approved | | Comedy, Musical | 30 March 1961 (USA)
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. With Pat Boone as the hopeful ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
... Lt. Victor 'Vic' Donald
... Shrieking Eagle Garfield
... Lt. Cmdr. Brian O'Gara
... Sally Hobson
... Ens. Rudy Rush
... Rear Admiral Bintle
David Brandon ... Lt. Kutley
... Bos'n
... Lt. Cmdr. Anthony
Paul von Schreiber ... Mulvaney
... Nobby
... Lt. (j.g.) Schuyler
Owasso ... Owasso - the pelican
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Robert Sorrells ... Jones
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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. 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.

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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)  »

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Alle man på däck  »

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The portrait in Rear Admiral Bintle's office is of Capt. Daniel Gregg, played by Rex Harrison, from The Ghost and Mrs. Muir (1947). See more »

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The credits on IMDB list Owasso as the pelican. Owasso was the turkey. See more »

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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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Somewhere There's Home
Written by Ray Evans and Jay Livingston
Performed by Pat Boone
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A phenomenal family movie
17 June 2009 | by See all my reviews

Generation Xers grew up be entertained by Buddy Hackett and this movie is no exception. In this movie he plays a crazed Native American sailor on a Navy Destroyer to the extent that the skipper assigns a young officer, Lt. Donald, to keep him out of trouble. Both Lt. Donald and the skipper find themselves falling for a pair of ladies and hilarity ensues.

All Hands on Deck has great family friendly plot with a good cast. By current movie standards it does drag a bit, but that is because it actually spends time on this crazy thing called character development which you don't see in many movies today.

It is a crying shame that it is not on DVD or blue-ray.


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