Don't Give Up the Ship (1959)

Directed by Norman Taurog

Year: 1959
Running Time: 89
Color Type: B&W
Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
Country: U.S.
Language: Engish
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Don't Give Up the Ship (1959)

Cast
Jerry Lewis
Dina Merrill
Diana Spencer
Mickey Shaughnessy
Robert Middleton
Gale Gordon
Claude Akins

Crew
Directed by Norman Taurog


Newly Mastered in HD from a 4K scan! Comedy legend Jerry Lewis (The Nutty Professor) stars as a newlywed naval officer whisked away from his honeymoon by a senate investigating committee who would like to know what happened to WWII battleship had commanded – the crew arrived home safely, but the battleship has completely disappeared. They don’t know that he suffers from a mental block concerning the mission, so they assign a beautiful psychiatrist (Dina Merrill, Butterfield 8) to probe his subconscious. Oscar® winner*, Norman Taurog (Visit to a Small Planet) directed this hilarious comedy based on a true incident, Don’t Give Up the Ship is now considered to be one of Jerry Lewis’ best films.

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