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The Navy Lark (1959)

82 min | Comedy

Film version of a popular BBC radio show about the incompetent crew of a Royal Navy ship.
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Writers
Lawrie Wyman (screenplay) (radio series) | Sid Colin (screenplay)
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Updated Dec 27, 1959

Release date
Dec 27, 1959 (United Kingdom)

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23 cast members
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Cecil Parker
Cmdr. Stanton Cmdr. Stanton   See fewer
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Ronald Shiner
CPO Banyard CPO Banyard   See fewer
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Leslie Phillips
Lt. Pouter Lt. Pouter   See fewer
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Elvi Hale
Leading WREN Heather Leading WREN Heather   See fewer
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Nicholas Phipps
Capt. Povey Capt. Povey   See fewer
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Cardew Robinson
Lt. Binns Lt. Binns   See fewer
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Harold Kasket
Gaston Higgins Gaston Higgins   See fewer
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Hattie Jacques
Fortune Teller Fortune Teller   See fewer
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Richard Coleman
Lt. Bates R.N. Lt. Bates R.N.   See fewer
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Llewellyn Rees
Adm. Troutbridge Adm. Troutbridge   See fewer
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Clive Morton
Rear Admiral Rear Admiral   See fewer
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Gordon Harris
Group Captain Group Captain   See fewer
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Gordon Whiting
Commander Commander   See fewer
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Tom Gill
Naval Commander Naval Commander   See fewer
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Walter Hudd
Naval Captain Naval Captain   See fewer
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Gordon Jackson
Leading Seaman Johnson Leading Seaman Johnson   See fewer
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Hazel Sutton
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Richard Vernon
Royal Marines Colonel (uncredited) Royal Marines Colonel (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

6.5 / 10 | 93 votes