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Don't Go Near the Water

Don't Go Near the Water(1957)

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Brief Synopsis

Navy office workers scheme to build a recreation hall on a remote Pacific island.

Cast & Crew

Glenn Ford Lt. Max Siegel
Gia Scala Melora Alba
Earl Holliman Adam Garrett
Anne Francis Lt. Alice Tomlen
Keenan Wynn Gordon Ripwell
Fred Clark Lt. Cmdr. Clinton T. Nash
Eva Gabor Deborah Aldrich
Russ Tamblyn Ensign Tyson
Jeff Richards Lt. Ross Pendelton
Mickey Shaughnessy Farragut Jones
Howard Smith Adm. Boatwright
Romney Brent Melora's father
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 14 Nov 1957
Release Date:  1957 Production Date:  [CinemaScope]
A Avon Production
EB; AFI
Color/B&W:  Color (Metrocolor) Distributions Co:  Loew's Inc.
Sound:  Perspecta Stereo (Westrex Recording System) Production Co:  Avon Productions, Inc., Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Duration(mins):  9,614 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  105 or 107    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Funny?

    el debbo 2019-08-15

    I agree with Mr. Sellers on this one... tired AND tepid. MORE>

  • don't go near the water

    kevin sellers 2019-07-15

    Maybe if the 1950s hadn't featured such a plethora of good service comedies ("Operation Mad Ball," "Operation Pettycoat",... MORE>

  • Very good comedy

    Daniel 2014-04-15

    "Don't go near the water" takes aim at one of the most incompetent things in the world, i.e., the military. Ford is in the PR business as... MORE>