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Mister Roberts

Mister Roberts(1955)

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Brief Synopsis

A naval officer longing for active duty clashes with his vainglorious captain.

Cast & Crew

John Ford Director
Mervyn LeRoy Director
Henry Fonda Lt. j.g. Douglas A. Roberts
James Cagney The Captain
Jack Lemmon Ensign Frank Thurlowe Pulver
Betsy Palmer Lt. Ann Girard
Ward Bond Chief Petty Officer Dowdy
Phil Carey Mannion
Perry Lopez Rodrigues
Robert Roark Insigna
Harry Carey Jr. Stefanowski

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 14 Jul 1955; San Francisco opening: week of 10 Jul 1955
Release Date:  1955 Production Date:  [CinemaScope]
AFI Library; EB; AFI*; Paige (see below)
Color/B&W:  Color (Warnercolor) Distributions Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Stereo (RCA Sound System) Production Co:  Orange Productions, Ltd.
Duration(mins):  120-121, 123 or 126 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • you cant touch this..jack lemmon character.

    a.morris 2018-02-12

    jack lemmon is a very flighty officer. the kind you do not take to high command. he will let your morale down. every time you think he will not betray... MORE>

  • film was made between WWII and Korea

    denscul 2017-08-02

    My opinion of War Films is they can be used for propaganda. Get the boys out to enlist. I watched this as a Viet Nam vet, a different war and time. The... MORE>

  • Mister Roberts

    Michael Whitty 2017-01-03

    A war story about a ship that doesn't see much war and its men get a little disturbed. But these men are loveable and interesting. Jack Lemmon won an... MORE>