Mister Roberts 1955

A palm tree symbolizes the crazy authority of the captain on a cargo ship in the Pacific during World War II. Mr. Roberts rebels, hurls it overboard, and when he is transferred to a battleship and killed, Ensign Pulver repeats his act and assumes his position. 2

Film programs
Books with substantial mentioning of Mister Roberts
Tony Thomas
The Complete Films of Henry Fonda
Secaucus, NJ, 1983

J.A. Place
The Non-Western Films of John Ford
Secaucus, NJ, 1979

Joe Baltake
The films of Jack Lemmon
Secaucus, NJ, 1977

Douglas Brode
The Films of the Fifties
Secaucus, NJ, 1976

Homer Dickens
The Films of James Cagney
Secaucus, NJ, 1972

Mister Roberts
United States 1955

Directed by
Joshua Logan

Nick Adams
Ken Curtis
Patrick Wayne
Frank Aletter
Tige Andrews
William Henry
Harry Tenbrook
Gregory Walcott
Jack Pennick


Country:United States

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