"Pursuit of the Graf Spee" quotes

Pursuit of the Graf Spee poster
In the first major naval battle of World War II, the British Navy must find and destroy a powerful German warship.

Director: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger
Writer: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger
Production: N/A
Year: 1956
MetaScore: N/A/100
ImdbRating: 6.6
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 01 Nov 1957
Awards: 3 nominations total

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Cast

Captain Bell - H.M.S. Exeter - John Gregson
Commodore Harwood-H.M.S. Ajax - Anthony Quayle
Captain Woodhouse - H.M.S. Ajax - Ian Hunter
Captain Parry - H.M.N.Z.S. Achilles - Jack Gwillim
Captain Dove - M.S. Africa Shell - Bernard Lee
H. M. S. Ajax - H.M.S. Sheffield
H.M.N.Z.S. Achilles - I.N.S. Delhi
H.M.S. Exeter - H.M.S. Jamaica
H.M.S. Cumberland - H.M.S. Cumberland
Mike Fowler - Lionel Murton
Mr. Millington Drake - British Minister, Montevideo - Anthony Bushell
Dr. Guani - Foreign Minister, Uruguay - Peter Illing
Captain McCall - R.N., British Naval Attache, Buenos Aires - Michael Goodliffe
Lieutenant Commander Medley R.N. - Patrick Macnee
Dr. Langmann - German Minister, Montevideo - John Chandos
M. Desmoulins - French Minister, Montevideo - Douglas Wilmer
Ray Martin - William Squire
Captain Varela - Uruguayan Navy - Roger Delgado
Captain Stubbs - 'Doric Star' - Andrew Cruickshank
Dolores - April Olrich
Captain Langsdorff - 'Admiral Graf Spee' - Peter Finch
British Seaman (Prisoner on Graf Spee) - Chris Adcock
Sub. Lieutenant, HMS Ajax - Douglas Argent
Barnes - HMS Achilles - Vincent Ball
Marine Officer, HMS Ajax - Ken Barker
Midshipman, HMS Ajax - Michael Barnes
Shirley - HMS Achilles - Raymond Barrie
Stoker - HMS Achilles - Terence Bayler
Capt. Pttinger - Alan Beale
Capt. Pottinger - Richard Beale
Officer on Graf Spee - Victor Beaumont
Marine Officer, HMS Ajax - David Benson
Navigator, HMS Ajax - John Britton
Lt. Cmdr. Smith - HMS Exeter - Robert Bruce
Madame Desmoulins, Montevideo - Anna Burden
Navigator, HMS Exeter - Richard Burrell
Young Sailor, Aft-Conning, HMS Exeter - Tony Burton
Pilot Officer Lewin - Pilot, Spotter Plane, HMS Ajax - David Cameron
Merchant Seaman (Prisoner on Graf Spee) - Dennis Carnell
American reporter in Uruguay - Paul Carpenter
Rating, Aft-Conning, HMS Exeter - Alan Casley
Bridge Officer (HMS Ajax) - Tony Castleton
Prisoner on Graf Spee - Ronald Clarke
Chief Yeoman, HMS Ajax - Michael Collins
Chief Yeoman, HMS Achilles - James Copeland
Crewman (HMS Exeter) - Dan Cressey
Chief Engineer, Trevannionion, Prisoner on Graf Spee - Gron Davies
Kearney - Spotter Plane, HMS Ajax - Denton De Gray
Petty Officer, HMS Achilles - Maxwell Denne
Capt., Streonshalh, Prisoner on Graf Spee - Patrick Dove
Captain, Newton Beach, Prisoner on Graf Spee - Peter Dyneley
Chief Engineer, Newton Beach,Pprisoner on Graf Spee - Eynon Evans
Man in News Office - Roy Everson
Chief Officer, Ashlea, Prisoner on Graf Spee - Jack Faint
Narrator - David Farrar
Gunnery Officer, HMS Ajax - Peter Fontaine
Lt. McBarnett - HMS Exeter - John Forbes-Robertson
Petty Officer, Bridge, HMS Ajax - Frank Forsyth
Bill Roper - Capt. Bell's Messenger, HMS Exeter - Barry Foster
2nd Messenger, HMS Ajax - Colin Free
Tairoa Officer - Otto Friese
Chief Officer, Trevannion, Prisoner on Graf Spee - Richard George
Sick Bay P.O., HMS Achilles - Keith Grieve
Phone Girl, Montevideo - Lucia Guillon
Crewman, Admiral Graf Spee - Fred Haggerty
Guani's Secretary - Peter Halliday
Spotting Officer, Gunnery Control, HMS Exeter - Ken Hayward
Merchant Seaman [MS Tairoa] - Bob Head
Manolo's Patron - George Holdcroft
Signalman, HMS Achilles - Patrick Horgan
Merchant Seaman [MS Tairoa] - Arthur Howell
Merchant Officer [MS Doric Star] - Barry Johns
Ms. Shaw - Mary Jones
O.S. Rogers - HMS Achilles - Kerry Jordan
Signalman, Aft-Conning, HMS Exeter - Patrick Jordan
Gunner, HMS Achilles - Jeremy Kemp
Guns - HMS Exeter - Howard Lang
Rev. George Groves - Padre, HMS Exeter - John Le Mesurier
Messenger, HMS Achilles - Frank Lloyd
Lt. Jasper Abbot - HMS Achilles - Cyril Luckham
Mess P.O., HMS Achilles - Kenneth Luckman
German Sailor with Luggage - John Lynn
Guitarist Accompanying Dolores - Ivor Mairants
Midshipman, HMS Exeter - Alan Masterson
Sightseer - Louis Matto
Bridge Officer [HMS Ajax] - Colin McKenzie
P.O. Stacey - HMS Achilles - Lane Meddick
Cowburn - HMS Achilles - John Merivale
Petty Officer, Gunnery Control, HMS Exeter - Kenneth Midwood
Swanston - Lookout, HMS Ajax - Donald Moffat
Onlooker - Lola Morice
Merchant Officer (MS Huntsman) - Norman Morris
Chief Officer, Newton Beach - George Murcell
Radio Operator, Tairoa, Prisoner on Graf Spee - Anthony Newley
Chief Engineer, Doric Star, Prisoner on Graf Spee - Joseph O'Conner
Customs Officer - David Paltenghi
Lt. Washbourne - Gunnery Officer, HMS Achilles - Conrad Phillips
British Embassy Official - Paul Phillips
Mrs. Millington-Drake, Montevideo - Ambrosine Phillpotts
Lost Child in Crowd - Columba Powell
Chief Officer, Huntsman, Prisoner on Graf Spree - Edward Powell
Lookout, HMS Exeter - Peter Prowse
Duty Officer Pennefeather - HMS Ajax - Roy Purcell
Dubbing - Robert Rietty
Petty Officer, HMS Exeter - Alan Rolfe
Boy Dorset - HMNZS Achilles - David Rose
Prisoner on Graf Spee - John Schlesinger
1st Messenger, HMS Ajax - Peter Scott
Crewman, HMS Achilles - Jeff Silk
Spotting Officer, HMS Ajax - Peter Smallwood
Manolo's Patron - John Smart
Dolores, Montevideo - Muriel Smith
Quartermaster, Graf Spee - Julian Somers
Midshipman, HMS Ajax - Barry Steele
Signalman, HMS Exeter - Graham Stewart
Chief Officer, Tairoa, Prisoner on Graf Spee - Nigel Stock
Duty Officer, HMS Ajax - Alan Townsend
Man in New's Office - James Ure
Captain Landorff's servant - Harry Van Engel
Cmdr. Graham - HMS Exeter - Guy Verney
Lookout, HMS Ajax - Tony Wager
Boy Bugler, HMS Exeter - Colin Wall
Woman in News Office - Pearl Walters
Chief Yeoman Signals, HMS Exeter - John Warren
Archer, HMS Ajax - Patrick Westwood
Chief Engineer, Aft-Conning, HMS Exeter - George Whiting
Boiler Room Messenger, HMS Achilles - Ian Whittaker
Lookout, HMS Exeter - David Williams
Mess P.O., HMS Achilles - Neil Wilson
Radio Operator, Doric Star, Prisoner on Graf Spee - Brian Worth
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