The Captain's Table

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  • Genre(s): Comedy
  • Release year: 1959
  • Running time: 90 min
When the South Star liner ‘Queen Adelaide’ sails from Tilbury bound for Australia, Captain Albert Ebbs is a happy man. After years in cargo vessels, he has finally been given command of a luxury liner. Unfortunately for him, he has a First Officer more... read more

When the South Star liner ‘Queen Adelaide’ sails from Tilbury bound for Australia, Captain Albert Ebbs is a happy man. After years in cargo vessels, he has finally been given command of a luxury liner. Unfortunately for him, he has a First Officer more concerned with women than running the ship, and his Chief Purser is doing a roaring trade in smuggling the ship’s supplies. What’s a man to do?

Original Release

01/06/1959

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Cast

John Gregson Captain Ebbs
Peggy Cummins Mrs. Judd
Donald Sinden Shawe-Wilson
Nadia Gray Mrs. Porteous
Maurice Denham Major Broster
Richard Wattis Prittlewell
Reginald Beckwith Burtweed
Bill Kerr Bill Coke
Joan Sims Maude Pritchett
Miles Malleson Canon Swingler
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Jack Lee

Writers

Bryan Forbes, Richard Gordon, Nicholas Phipps, John Whiting

Cast

John Gregson Captain Ebbs
Peggy Cummins Mrs. Judd
Donald Sinden Shawe-Wilson
Nadia Gray Mrs. Porteous
Maurice Denham Major Broster
Richard Wattis Prittlewell
Reginald Beckwith Burtweed
Bill Kerr Bill Coke
Joan Sims Maude Pritchett
Miles Malleson Canon Swingler
John Le Mesurier Sir Angus
James Hayter Earnshaw
Lionel Murton Bernie Floate
Nicholas Phipps Reddish
June Jago Gwenny Coke
Nora Nicholson Mrs. Lomax
John Warner Henry Lomax
Harry Locke Hole
Joseph Tomelty Dalrymple
Ed Devereaux Brickwood

Producers

Earl St. John Executive Producer
Joseph Janni Producer

Editors

Frederick Wilson

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