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The Deep Six (15-Jan-1958)

Director: Rudolph Maté

Writers: John Twist; Martin Rackin; Harry Brown

From novel: The Deep Six by Martin Dibner

Music by: David Buttolph

Producer: Martin Rackin

Keywords: Drama, WWII

After refusing to fire on an aircraft, a Quaker pacifist loses the confidence of the other men, and must find a way to regain it. Naval picture set in the Northeast Pacific, though not actually filmed there.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Ross Bagdasarian
27-Jan-1919 16-Jun-1972 Progenitor of Alvin and the Chipmunks
William Bendix
14-Jan-1906 14-Dec-1964 The Life of Riley
Joey Bishop
3-Feb-1918 17-Oct-2007 Rat Pack member
Dianne Foster
31-Oct-1928   The Last Hurrah
Peter Hansen
5-Dec-1921   Lee Baldwin on General Hospital
Alan Ladd
3-Sep-1913 29-Jan-1964 Shane
Jeanette Nolan
30-Dec-1911 5-Jun-1998 Annette Deveraux on Hotel de Paree
Nestor Paiva
30-Jun-1905 9-Sep-1966 Tarantula
James Whitmore
1-Oct-1921 6-Feb-2009 Give 'em Hell, Harry!
Keenan Wynn
27-Jul-1916 14-Oct-1986 Col. Bat Guano in Dr. Strangelove
Efrem Zimbalist, Jr.
30-Nov-1918 2-May-2014 The F.B.I.


Alan Ladd   ...   Alexander Austen
Also Starring
Dianne Foster   ...   Susan Cahill
William Bendix   ...   Frenchy Shapiro
Keenan Wynn   ...   Lt. Cmdr. Mike Edge
James Whitmore   ...   Cmdr. Warren Meredith
Efrem Zimbalist, Jr.   ...   Lt. Blanchard
Joey Bishop   ...   Ski Krokowski
Barbara Eiler   ...   Claire Innes
Ross Bagdasarian   ...   Pvt. Slobodjian
Jeanette Nolan   ...   Mrs. Austen
Walter Reed   ...   Paul Clemson
Peter Hansen   ...   Lt. Dooley
Richard Crane   ...   Lt. Swanson
Morris Miller   ...   Collins
Perry Lopez   ...   Mendoza
Warren Douglas   ...   Pilot
Nestor Paiva   ...   Pappa Tatos
Men of the USS Stephen Potter   ...   Themselves


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