The Deep Six

70
  • Genre(s): War Drama
  • Release year: 1958
  • Running time: 105 min
The Deep Six is a 1958 Warner Bros. World War II drama film directed by Rudolph Maté, loosely based on a novel of the same name by Martin Dibner. The story depicts the conflicts of a naval officer in combat with his shipmates and conscience over values... read more

The Deep Six is a 1958 Warner Bros. World War II drama film directed by Rudolph Maté, loosely based on a novel of the same name by Martin Dibner. The story depicts the conflicts of a naval officer in combat with his shipmates and conscience over values instilled in him by his Quaker upbringing. The film stars Alan Ladd, who co-produced it, William Bendix, Dianne Foster, Keenan Wynn, James Whitmore, and Efrem Zimbalist Jr.. It also marked the film debut of Joey Bishop.

Original Release

01/15/1958

US Release

01/15/1958

Cast

Alan Ladd Alexander 'Alec' Austen
Dianne Foster Susan Cahill
William Bendix 'Frenchy' Shapiro
Keenan Wynn Lt. Cmdr. Mike Edge / Lt. Comm. Mike Edge
James Whitmore Cmdr. Warren Meredith / Commander Warren Meredith
Efrem Zimbalist Jr. Lt. Blanchard
Joey Bishop Ski Krokowski
Barbara Eiler Claire Innes
Ross Bagdasarian Pvt. Aaron Slobodjian
Jeanette Nolan Mrs. Austen
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Rudolph Mate

Writers

Martin Dibner, Harry Brown, Martin Rackin, John Twist

Cast

Alan Ladd Alexander 'Alec' Austen
Dianne Foster Susan Cahill
William Bendix 'Frenchy' Shapiro
Keenan Wynn Lt. Cmdr. Mike Edge / Lt. Comm. Mike Edge
James Whitmore Cmdr. Warren Meredith / Commander Warren Meredith
Efrem Zimbalist Jr. Lt. Blanchard
Joey Bishop Ski Krokowski
Barbara Eiler Claire Innes
Ross Bagdasarian Pvt. Aaron Slobodjian
Jeanette Nolan Mrs. Austen
Walter Reed Paul Clemson
Peter Hansen Lieutenant Dooley
Richard Crane Lieutenant j.g. Swanson
Steven Marlo Collins (as Morris Miller) / Collins
Perry Lopez Al Mendoza
Warren Douglas Pilot
Nestor Paiva Pappa Tatos
Francesca Bellini Girl at Dock
Edd Byrnes Rescue Seaman
Robert Clarke Ens. David Clough

Producers

Editors

Roland Gross

Ouch! Looks like something broke. Try reloading this page. 🗙