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Whisky Galore (1949)

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80 min | Comedy, Crime

Scottish islanders try to plunder 50,000 cases of whisky from a stranded ship.
Writers
Compton MacKenzie (novel) (as Compton Mackenzie) (screenplay) (as Compton Mackenzie) | Angus MacPhail (screenplay) (as Angus Mac Phail)
Composer
Ernest Irving (based on old Scottish tunes)
Cinematographer
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$11,444
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Release date
Dec 25, 1949 (United States)

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24 cast members
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Basil Radford
Captain Paul Waggett Captain Paul Waggett   See fewer
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Catherine Lacey
Mrs. Waggett Mrs. Waggett   See fewer
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Bruce Seton
Sergeant Odd Sergeant Odd   See fewer
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Joan Greenwood
Peggy Macroon Peggy Macroon   See fewer
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Wylie Watson
Joseph Macroon Joseph Macroon   See fewer
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Gabrielle Blunt
Catriona Macroon Catriona Macroon   See fewer
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Gordon Jackson
George Campbell George Campbell   See fewer
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Jean Cadell
Mrs. Campbell Mrs. Campbell   See fewer
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James Robertson Justice
Dr. Maclaren Dr. Maclaren   See fewer
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Morland Graham
The Biffer The Biffer   See fewer
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John Gregson
Sammy MacCodrun Sammy MacCodrun   See fewer
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James Woodburn
Roderick MacRurie Roderick MacRurie   See fewer
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James Anderson
Old Hector Old Hector   See fewer
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Jameson Clark
Constable Macrae Constable Macrae   See fewer
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Duncan Macrae
Angus MacCormac Angus MacCormac   See fewer
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Mary MacNeil
Mrs. MacCormac Mrs. MacCormac   See fewer
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Norman MacOwan
Captain MacPhee Captain MacPhee   See fewer
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Alastair Hunter
Captain MacKechnie Captain MacKechnie   See fewer
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Henry Mollison
Mr. Farquharson Mr. Farquharson   See fewer
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Frank Webster
First Mate First Mate   See fewer
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Compton MacKenzie
Captain Buncher (as Compton Mackenzie) Captain Buncher (as Compton Mackenzie)   See fewer
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Cyril Chamberlain
Bit Part (uncredited) Bit Part (uncredited)   See fewer
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Finlay Currie
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A.E. Matthews
Colonel Linsey-Woolsey (uncredited) Colonel Linsey-Woolsey (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.3 / 10 | 4,464 votes