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The Cruel Sea (1953)
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126 min | Drama, War

The World War II adventures of a British convoy escort ship and its officers.
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Updated Mar 24, 1953

Release date
Aug 19, 1953 (United States)

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49 cast members
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Jack Hawkins
Ericson Ericson   See fewer
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Donald Sinden
Lockhart Lockhart   See fewer
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John Stratton
Ferraby Ferraby   See fewer
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Stanley Baker
Bennett Bennett   See fewer
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Bruce Seton
Tallow Tallow   See fewer
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Virginia McKenna
Julie Hallam Julie Hallam   See fewer
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Moira Lister
Elaine Morell Elaine Morell   See fewer
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June Thorburn
Doris Ferraby Doris Ferraby   See fewer
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Megs Jenkins
Tallow's Sister Tallow's Sister   See fewer
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Meredith Edwards
Yeoman Wells Yeoman Wells   See fewer
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Glyn Houston
Phillips Phillips   See fewer
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Alec McCowen
Tonbridge Tonbridge   See fewer
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Leo Phillips
Wainwright Wainwright   See fewer
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Dafydd Havard
Signalman Rose Signalman Rose   See fewer
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Laurence Hardy
Sellars Sellars   See fewer
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Sam Kydd
Carslake Carslake   See fewer
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Barry Steele
Broughton Broughton   See fewer
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Gerard Heinz
Polish Captain Polish Captain   See fewer
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Gerik Schjelderup
Norwegian Captain Norwegian Captain   See fewer
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Gaston Richer
French Captain French Captain   See fewer
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Andrew Cruickshank
Scott Brown Scott Brown   See fewer
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Barry Letts
Raikes Raikes   See fewer
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Kenn Kennedy
Allingham Allingham   See fewer
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Harold Goodwin
ASDIC Operator ASDIC Operator   See fewer
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George Curzon
Admiral At Party Admiral At Party   See fewer
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Anthony Snell
R.N. Lieutenant R.N. Lieutenant   See fewer
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Ronald Simpson
R.N.Captain R.N.Captain   See fewer
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Don Sharp
Lieutenant-Commander Lieutenant-Commander   See fewer
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Herbert C. Walton
The Waiter The Waiter   See fewer
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Jack Howard
A Survivor A Survivor   See fewer
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Russell Waters
A.R.P. Warden A.R.P. Warden   See fewer
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Harold Jamieson
A.R.P. Warden A.R.P. Warden   See fewer
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Warwick Ashton
Petty Officer Instructor Petty Officer Instructor   See fewer
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Arthur Bentley
Radar Operator (uncredited) Radar Operator (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Dearlove
Seaman (uncredited) Seaman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Walter Fitzgerald
Warden (uncredited) Warden (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paddy Joyce
Sonar Operator (uncredited) Sonar Operator (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Leech
Sailor (uncredited) Sailor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Aileen Lewis
Lady at Party (uncredited) Lady at Party (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fred Machon
Briefing Room Officer (uncredited) Briefing Room Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jim O'Brady
Sailor in Water (uncredited) Sailor in Water (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paddy Smith
Officer (uncredited) Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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David Gideon Thomson
A.S.D.I.C. Officer (uncredited) A.S.D.I.C. Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Alan Webb
Admiral Murray-Forbes (uncredited) Admiral Murray-Forbes (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.5 / 10 | 4,346 votes