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High and Dry (1954)

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92 min | Comedy

An American businessman in Scotland is conned into shipping a valuable load of cargo to a Scottish island via a coal powered boat.
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Writers
William Rose (screenplay) | Alexander Mackendrick (original story)
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Updated Feb 28, 1954

Release date
Aug 30, 1954 (United States)

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32 cast members
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Paul Douglas
Calvin B. Marshall - the American Calvin B. Marshall - the American   See fewer
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Alex Mackenzie
Captain MacTaggart - The Skipper Captain MacTaggart - The Skipper   See fewer
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James Copeland
The Mate The Mate   See fewer
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Abe Barker
The Engineer The Engineer   See fewer
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Tommy Kearins
Dougie - The Wee Boy Dougie - The Wee Boy   See fewer
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Geoffrey Keen
Campbell Campbell   See fewer
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Dorothy Alison
Miss Peters Miss Peters   See fewer
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Andrew Keir
The Reporter The Reporter   See fewer
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Mark Dignam
The Laird The Laird   See fewer
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Jameson Clark
Dirty Dan Dirty Dan   See fewer
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Moultrie Kelsall
C.S.S. Skipper C.S.S. Skipper   See fewer
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Fiona Clyne
Sheena Sheena   See fewer
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Betty Henderson
Campbell's Secretary Campbell's Secretary   See fewer
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Russell Waters
Hailing Officer Hailing Officer   See fewer
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Duncan McIntyre
Hailing Officer (as Duncan Macintyre) Hailing Officer (as Duncan Macintyre)   See fewer
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Roddy McMillan
Inverkerran Driver Inverkerran Driver   See fewer
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Jack Macguire
Highland Innkeeper Highland Innkeeper   See fewer
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John Rae
The Constable The Constable   See fewer
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Jack Stewart
Skipper Skipper   See fewer
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Eric Woodburn
Skipper Skipper   See fewer
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Douglas Robin
Inspector Inspector   See fewer
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R.B. Wharrie
Inspector Inspector   See fewer
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David Cameron
Hired Car Driver Hired Car Driver   See fewer
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Catherine Fletcher
Postmistress Postmistress   See fewer
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William Crichton
Harbour Master Harbour Master   See fewer
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Andrew Downie
Aircraft Pilot Aircraft Pilot   See fewer
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Herbert Cameron
Gillie (as Herbert C. Cameron) Gillie (as Herbert C. Cameron)   See fewer
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Gilbert Stevenson
Davy MacDougall Davy MacDougall   See fewer
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John Horsley
Man in Office (uncredited) Man in Office (uncredited)   See fewer
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7 / 10 | 1,016 votes