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The Gallant Hours

The Gallant Hours(1960)

Also Known As: Bull Halsey | The Admiral Halsey Story |

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Brief Synopsis

Admiral William F. Halsey fights to turn the tide against the Japanese during World War II.

Cast & Crew

James Cagney Fleet Admiral William F. ["Bull"] Halsey, Jr., USN
Dennis Weaver Lt. Cmdr. Andrew Jefferson Lowe III
Ward Costello Capt. Harry Black
Vaughn Taylor Cmdr. Mike Pulaski
Richard Jaeckel Lt Cmdr. Roy Webb
Les Tremayne Capt. Frank Enright
Walter Sande Capt. Horace Keys
Karl Swenson Capt. Bill Bailey
Leon Lontoc Manuel Salvador Jesus Maravilla
Robert Burton Maj. Gen. Roy Geiger
Carleton Young Col. Evans Carlson
Raymond Bailey Maj. Gen. Archie Vandegrift

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  World premiere in Washington, D.C.: 13 May 1960
Release Date:  1960 Production Date:  AFI; EB; AFI-DVD
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  United Artists Corp.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Cagney-Montgomery Productions, Inc.
Duration(mins):  115 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • the gallant hours

    kevin sellers 2019-07-10

    This officers only look at combat, which sedulously eschews blood and thunder and seeks to give the Japanese brass equal treatment (something only a... MORE>

  • Too Much Dramatic License

    David H. 2019-06-24

    The Gallant Hours is a good World War II film about the pressures of command until it takes too much dramatic license with historical accuracy near the... MORE>

  • A really great movie and more..

    Reid Potter 2013-09-03

    As a kid of the 60`s I had the great chance to just sit and hear all kinds of stories about ww2 . Those were told by the men who were there .Some battles... MORE>