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The Gallant Hours (1960)

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115 min | Biography, Drama, War

A semi-documentary dramatization of five weeks in the life of Vice Admiral William F. "Bull" Halsey, Jr., from his assignment to command the U.S. naval operations in the South Pacific to the Allied victory at Guadalcanal.
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Joseph MacDonald (as Joe MacDonald)
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Updated Jun 13, 1960

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Jun 22, 1960 (United States)

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36 cast members
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James Cagney
Fleet Adm. William F. Halsey Jr. Fleet Adm. William F. Halsey Jr.   See fewer
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Dennis Weaver
Lt. Cmdr. Andy Lowe Lt. Cmdr. Andy Lowe   See fewer
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Ward Costello
Capt. Harry Black Capt. Harry Black   See fewer
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Vaughn Taylor
Cmdr. Mike Pulaski Cmdr. Mike Pulaski   See fewer
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Richard Jaeckel
Lt. Cmdr. Roy Webb Lt. Cmdr. Roy Webb   See fewer
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Les Tremayne
Capt. Frank Enright Capt. Frank Enright   See fewer
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Walter Sande
Capt. Horace Keys Capt. Horace Keys   See fewer
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Karl Swenson
Capt. Bill Bailey Capt. Bill Bailey   See fewer
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Leon Lontoc
Manuel Manuel   See fewer
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Robert Burton
Maj. Gen. Roy Geiger Maj. Gen. Roy Geiger   See fewer
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Carleton Young
Col. Evans Carlson Col. Evans Carlson   See fewer
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Raymond Bailey
Maj. Gen. Archie Vandergrift Maj. Gen. Archie Vandergrift   See fewer
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Harry Landers
Capt. Joseph Foss Capt. Joseph Foss   See fewer
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Richard Carlyle
Father Frederic Gehring Father Frederic Gehring   See fewer
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James Yagi
Rear Adm. Jiro Kobe Rear Adm. Jiro Kobe   See fewer
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James T. Goto
Adm. Isoroku Yamamoto Adm. Isoroku Yamamoto   See fewer
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Carl Benton Reid
Vice-Adm. Robert Ghormley Vice-Adm. Robert Ghormley   See fewer
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Art Gilmore
Narrator: Japanese Sequences (voice) Narrator: Japanese Sequences (voice)   See fewer
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James Cagney Jr.
Marine (uncredited) Marine (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard H. Cutting
Adm. Ghormley's Aide (uncredited) Adm. Ghormley's Aide (uncredited)   See fewer
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Selmer Jackson
Adm. Chester W. Nimitz (uncredited) Adm. Chester W. Nimitz (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jim Jacobs
Lt. Stevens, Com. Officer (uncredited) Lt. Stevens, Com. Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Latimore
Halsey's Aide (uncredited) Halsey's Aide (uncredited)   See fewer
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Nelson Leigh
Adm. Dan Callaghan (uncredited) Adm. Dan Callaghan (uncredited)   See fewer
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Herbert Lytton
Adm. Murray (uncredited) Adm. Murray (uncredited)   See fewer
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Maggie Magennis
Red Cross Nurse Young (uncredited) Red Cross Nurse Young (uncredited)   See fewer
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John McKee
Lt. Harrison Ludlum (uncredited) Lt. Harrison Ludlum (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tyler McVey
Adm. Ernest J. King (uncredited) Adm. Ernest J. King (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Montgomery Jr.
Marine (uncredited) Marine (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Montgomery
Narrator: American Sequences (voice) (uncredited) Narrator: American Sequences (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Rollin Moriyama
Vice Adm. Boshiroshima (uncredited) Vice Adm. Boshiroshima (uncredited)   See fewer
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Stuart Randall
Vice Adm. Richmond Kelly Turner (uncredited) Vice Adm. Richmond Kelly Turner (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Schallert
Capt. Thomas G. 'Tom' Lamphier Jr. (uncredited) Capt. Thomas G. 'Tom' Lamphier Jr. (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sydney Smith
Adm. Norm Scott (uncredited) Adm. Norm Scott (uncredited)   See fewer
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Arthur Tovey
Naval Officer (uncredited) Naval Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Zaremba
Maj. Gen. Millard F. Harmon (uncredited) Maj. Gen. Millard F. Harmon (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.1 / 10 | 1,281 votes