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On the Beach

On the Beach(1959)

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Brief Synopsis

After a nuclear war, U.S. sailors stationed in Australia deal with the end of civilization.

Cast & Crew

Stanley Kramer Director
Gregory Peck Dwight Towers
Ava Gardner Moira Davidson
Fred Astaire Julian Osborn
Anthony Perkins Peter Holmes
Donna Anderson Mary Holmes
John Tate Admiral Bridie
Lola Brooks Lieutenant Hosgood
Guy Doleman Farrel

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  World premiere in Los Angeles, Moscow and various cities: 17 Dec 1959
Release Date:  1959 Production Date:  EB; AFI Library
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  United Artists Corp.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Lomitas Productions, Inc.
Duration(mins):  133-135 Country:  Australia and United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Depressing but a must see great movie

    Grace 2016-01-06

    This movie scared the crap out of me. A very realistic and depressing movie about the end of the world. I love the cast for this movie (Gregory Peck and... MORE>

  • Great movie!

    Kate 2016-01-06

    This movie is definitely in my top 10. I didn't know how good this movie was going to be when I found out about it, but I watched and I'm glad I... MORE>

  • This one's in my Top Ten of all time

    Thomas 2015-11-18

    I read the book as a kid and saw the movie shortly afterward. The book is great, but to be honest, the movie made a much more profound emotional impact on... MORE>