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Mister Roberts

Not Yet Rated| 2 hr. 3 min.

Plot Summary
Bittersweet film about a supply officer aboard a decrepit cargo ship during World War II who yearns for a transfer into a combat zone but is thwarted by the ship's captain, a petty tyrant. Forced to endure various humiliations in exchange for privileges, the crew engage in minor acts of resistance, and look to Mr. Roberts for inspiration and moral support. Based on the hit Broadway play.

Cast: Henry Fonda , Jack Lemmon , James Cagney , William Powell , Ward Bond , Betsy Palmer , Phil Carey , Nick Adams

Directors: John Ford , Mervyn LeRoy

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: Warner Bros. Pictures

Mister Roberts (1955)

Release Date: July 30th, 1955|2 hr. 3 min.

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