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The Eternal Sea (1955)

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103 min | Biography, Drama, War

Rear Adm. John M. Hoskins (Sterling Hayden) fights to stay on after losing a leg on an aircraft carrier in World War II.
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Updated Apr 20, 1955

Release date
May 5, 1955 (United States)

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75 cast members
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Sterling Hayden
Rear-Adm. John Madison Hoskins Rear-Adm. John Madison Hoskins   See fewer
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Alexis Smith
Sue Hoskins Sue Hoskins   See fewer
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Ben Cooper
Seaman P.J. 'Zuggy' Zugbaum Seaman P.J. 'Zuggy' Zugbaum   See fewer
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Dean Jagger
Vice-Adm. Thomas L. Semple Vice-Adm. Thomas L. Semple   See fewer
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Virginia Grey
Dorothy Buracker Dorothy Buracker   See fewer
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Hayden Rorke
Capt. William Buracker Capt. William Buracker   See fewer
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Douglas Kennedy
Capt. Walter Riley Capt. Walter Riley   See fewer
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Louis Jean Heydt
Capt. Walter F. Rodee Capt. Walter F. Rodee   See fewer
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Richard Crane
Lt. Johnson Lt. Johnson   See fewer
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Morris Ankrum
Vice-Adm. Arthur Dewey Struble Vice-Adm. Arthur Dewey Struble   See fewer
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Frank Ferguson
Admiral L.D. Admiral L.D.   See fewer
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John Maxwell
Adm. William F. 'Bull' Halsey Adm. William F. 'Bull' Halsey   See fewer
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James Best
Student (unconfirmed) Student (unconfirmed)   See fewer
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Chuck Courtney
Seaman (unconfirmed) Seaman (unconfirmed)   See fewer
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Don Haggerty
Commander (unconfirmed) Commander (unconfirmed)   See fewer
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Harry Harvey Jr.
Messenger (unconfirmed) Messenger (unconfirmed)   See fewer
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Clark Howat
Thomas, Medical Officer (unconfirmed) Thomas, Medical Officer (unconfirmed)   See fewer
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Selmer Jackson
V.I.P. (unconfirmed) V.I.P. (unconfirmed)   See fewer
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Robert Nelson
Lt. Rogers (unconfirmed) (as Bob Nelson) Lt. Rogers (unconfirmed) (as Bob Nelson)   See fewer
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Walter Reed
Operations Officer (unconfirmed) Operations Officer (unconfirmed)   See fewer
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Richard Shackleton
Corpsman (unconfirmed) Corpsman (unconfirmed)   See fewer
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Willis Bouchey
Review Panel Chairman (Admiral Bill) (uncredited) Review Panel Chairman (Admiral Bill) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Roger Broaddus
Rennie Hoskins (uncredited) Rennie Hoskins (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ralph Brooks
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George Bruggeman
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Robert Carson
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Nicolas Coster
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Paul Cristo
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Oliver Cross
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Alan Dexter
Doctor (uncredited) Doctor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dick Geary
Student (uncredited) Student (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mimi Gibson
Mary Sue Hoskins (uncredited) Mary Sue Hoskins (uncredited)   See fewer
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Arthur D. Gilmour
British Navy Officer (uncredited) British Navy Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Gonzalez
Orderly (uncredited) Orderly (uncredited)   See fewer
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Wayne Heffley
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Stuart Holmes
Civilian at Ceremony (uncredited) Civilian at Ceremony (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Hudson
Communication Officer (uncredited) Communication Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jil Jarmyn
Flight Nurse (uncredited) Flight Nurse (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bruce Kellogg
Adjutant (uncredited) Adjutant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Colin Kenny
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Harry Lauter
Lt. Martin (uncredited) Lt. Martin (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sally Mansfield
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Philo McCullough
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Russell Meeker
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Charles Meredith
Vice Admiral (uncredited) Vice Admiral (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harold Miller
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Howard Negley
Rear Admiral (uncredited) Rear Admiral (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Newell
Dining Room Captain (uncredited) Dining Room Captain (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dayton Osmond
Johnny Hoskins (uncredited) Johnny Hoskins (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Phipps
Legless Sailor (uncredited) Legless Sailor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom Powers
General (uncredited) General (uncredited)   See fewer
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Howard Price
Air Force Corporal (uncredited) Air Force Corporal (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Reeves
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Alan Reynolds
Aide (uncredited) Aide (uncredited)   See fewer
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Grandon Rhodes
Admiral at CIMPAC Meeting (uncredited) Admiral at CIMPAC Meeting (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edward Rickard
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Roy Roberts
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John Roy
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Jeffrey Sayre
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Robert Shayne
Cmdr. Dean (uncredited) Cmdr. Dean (uncredited)   See fewer
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Arthur Space
Rescue Ship Doctor (uncredited) Rescue Ship Doctor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ray Spiker
Workman (uncredited) Workman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Norman Stevans
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Bert Stevens
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Mary Treen
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Sid Troy
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Tommy Walker
Seaman (uncredited) Seaman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Helen Wallace
Mrs. Dodds (uncredited) Mrs. Dodds (uncredited)   See fewer
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Pierre Watkin
General (uncredited) General (uncredited)   See fewer
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Steve Wayne
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Alan Wells
Pilot (uncredited) Pilot (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dick Wessel
Mike, Rivet Tosser (uncredited) Mike, Rivet Tosser (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Wilcox
Cmdr. Calivin Durgin (uncredited) Cmdr. Calivin Durgin (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert B. Williams
Seaman (uncredited) Seaman (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.2 / 10 | 196 votes