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Onionhead (1958)

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111 min | Comedy, Drama, War

In 1941, an Oklahoma college graduate joins the US Coast Guard and serves as a cook on a ship based in Boston.
Writers
Nelson Gidding (screenplay) | Weldon Hill (novel "Onionhead")
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Editor
William H. Ziegler (as William Ziegler)
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Release date
Oct 25, 1958 (United States)

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51 cast members
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Andy Griffith
Alvin 'Al' Woods aka Onionhead Alvin 'Al' Woods aka Onionhead   See fewer
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Felicia Farr
Stella Papparonis Stella Papparonis   See fewer
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Walter Matthau
'Red' Wildoe 'Red' Wildoe   See fewer
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Erin O'Brien
Josephine 'Jo' Hill Josephine 'Jo' Hill   See fewer
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Joe Mantell
Harry 'Doc' O'Neal Harry 'Doc' O'Neal   See fewer
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Ray Danton
Ensign Dennis Higgins Ensign Dennis Higgins   See fewer
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James Gregory
Lt. Cmdr. Fox aka The Skipper Lt. Cmdr. Fox aka The Skipper   See fewer
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Joey Bishop
Sidney Gutsell Sidney Gutsell   See fewer
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Roscoe Karns
'Windy' Woods 'Windy' Woods   See fewer
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Claude Akins
Poznicki Poznicki   See fewer
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Ainslie Pryor
Chief Miller Chief Miller   See fewer
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Sean Garrison
Yeoman Kaffhamp Yeoman Kaffhamp   See fewer
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Dan Barton
Ens. Fineberg Ens. Fineberg   See fewer
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Mark Roberts
Lt. J.G. Bennett Lt. J.G. Bennett   See fewer
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Peter Brown
Clark (scenes deleted) Clark (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Tige Andrews
Charlie Berger (as Tiger Andrews) Charlie Berger (as Tiger Andrews)   See fewer
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Karl Lukas
Agnelli Agnelli   See fewer
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Morris D. Erby
Dave Hubert (as Morris Erby) Dave Hubert (as Morris Erby)   See fewer
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Byron Foulger
Funeral Director (scenes deleted) Funeral Director (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Joanna Barnes
Snobbish Girl at Party (uncredited) Snobbish Girl at Party (uncredited)   See fewer
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Oliver Blake
Lester Pierce (uncredited) Lester Pierce (uncredited)   See fewer
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Brad Brown
Coast Guard (uncredited) Coast Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bobby Byles
Sailor (uncredited) Sailor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fred Coby
Coast Guard Recruiting Officer (uncredited) Coast Guard Recruiting Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Snuffy the Dog
Dog in Hotel Lobby (uncredited) Dog in Hotel Lobby (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lester Dorr
Hotel Clerk (uncredited) Hotel Clerk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Anthony Eisley
Lt. Commander (uncredited) Lt. Commander (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fritz Ford
Shore Patrolman (uncredited) Shore Patrolman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Gerstle
Officer at Inquiry (uncredited) Officer at Inquiry (uncredited)   See fewer
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Louise Glenn
Gailla Downs (uncredited) Gailla Downs (uncredited)   See fewer
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Myron Healey
Leggas (uncredited) Leggas (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom Hennesy
Minor Role (uncredited) Minor Role (uncredited)   See fewer
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Chuck Hicks
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Curtis Jurgens
Lieutenant Commander Curtis Jurgens (uncredited) Lieutenant Commander Curtis Jurgens (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mike Lally
Officer Bar Patron (uncredited) Officer Bar Patron (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gary Lockwood
Sergeant Seated at Bar (uncredited) Sergeant Seated at Bar (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Lowcock
Commander Richard Lowcock (uncredited) Commander Richard Lowcock (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul Mantee
Sailor (uncredited) Sailor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kathy Marlowe
Girl at Oval Bar (uncredited) Girl at Oval Bar (uncredited)   See fewer
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Vera Marshe
Millie (uncredited) Millie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frances Morris
Arlene Pierce (uncredited) Arlene Pierce (uncredited)   See fewer
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Howard Negley
Sam (uncredited) Sam (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joe Ploski
Bartender (uncredited) Bartender (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hal Riddle
Quartermaster 'Ozzie' Osborne (uncredited) Quartermaster 'Ozzie' Osborne (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Shea
Shooting Instructor (uncredited) Shooting Instructor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul Smith
Obnoxious Flirt at Party (uncredited) Obnoxious Flirt at Party (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bert Stevens
Bar Patron (uncredited) Bar Patron (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Sullivan
Minor Role (uncredited) Minor Role (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dale Van Sickel
Shore Patrolman (uncredited) Shore Patrolman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Watts
Mr. Turner (uncredited) Mr. Turner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bill White Jr.
Mike (uncredited) Mike (uncredited)   See fewer
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6 / 10 | 493 votes