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Minesweeper (1943)

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67 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

A naval officer who had deserted several years earlier is drawn back to the Navy when World War II begins. He re-enlists under an assumed name, and is assigned to a minesweeper, where he has to perform hazardous duties while at the same ...See moreA naval officer who had deserted several years earlier is drawn back to the Navy when World War II begins. He re-enlists under an assumed name, and is assigned to a minesweeper, where he has to perform hazardous duties while at the same time keeping his real identity a secret. Written by Snow Leopard See less
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Edward T. Lowe Jr. (original screenplay) (as Edward T. Lowe) | Maxwell Shane (original screenplay)
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Updated Nov 10, 1943

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Nov 10, 1943 (United States)

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28 cast members
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Richard Arlen
Richard Houston - aka Jim 'Tennessee' Smith Richard Houston - aka Jim 'Tennessee' Smith   See fewer
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Jean Parker
Mary Smith Mary Smith   See fewer
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Russell Hayden
Seaman Elliot Nash Seaman Elliot Nash   See fewer
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Guinn 'Big Boy' Williams
CPO Ichabod Ferdinand 'Fixit' Smith CPO Ichabod Ferdinand 'Fixit' Smith   See fewer
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Emma Dunn
Mom Smith Mom Smith   See fewer
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Charles D. Brown
Cmdr. Lane Cmdr. Lane   See fewer
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Frank Fenton
Lt. Ralph Gilpin Lt. Ralph Gilpin   See fewer
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Chick Chandler
Seaman 'Corny' Welch Seaman 'Corny' Welch   See fewer
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Douglas Fowley
Cutter Lt. Wells Cutter Lt. Wells   See fewer
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Ralph Sanford
Seaman Cox Seaman Cox   See fewer
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Billy Nelson
Bos'un 'Freshwater' Heims (as Bill Nelson) Bos'un 'Freshwater' Heims (as Bill Nelson)   See fewer
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Grant Withers
CPO Gregg - in Charge of Diving Crew CPO Gregg - in Charge of Diving Crew   See fewer
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William 'Billy' Benedict
Inoculations Corpsman (uncredited) Inoculations Corpsman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ralph Dunn
Bindlestiff in Boxcar (uncredited) Bindlestiff in Boxcar (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edward Earle
Officer at Briefing (uncredited) Officer at Briefing (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Gardner
Ship Officer Lookout (uncredited) Ship Officer Lookout (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jody Gilbert
Fat Girl in Bar (uncredited) Fat Girl in Bar (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jon Gilbreath
Sailor (uncredited) Sailor (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Haade
Bosun (uncredited) Bosun (uncredited)   See fewer
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George McKay
Pawnbroker (uncredited) Pawnbroker (uncredited)   See fewer
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John 'Skins' Miller
Bindlestiff in Boxcar (uncredited) Bindlestiff in Boxcar (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Mitchum
Seaman Chuck Ryan (uncredited) Seaman Chuck Ryan (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joey Ray
Poker Player (uncredited) Poker Player (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dewey Robinson
Gambler Wearing Eyeshade (uncredited) Gambler Wearing Eyeshade (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edwin Stanley
Officer (uncredited) Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dub Taylor
Seaman Stubby Gordon (uncredited) Seaman Stubby Gordon (uncredited)   See fewer
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Pat West
Haberdasher (uncredited) Haberdasher (uncredited)   See fewer
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Will Wright
Naval Captain (uncredited) Naval Captain (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.2 / 10 | 250 votes