'Guns' Donovan prefers carousing with his pals Doc Dedham and 'Boats' Gilhooley, until Dedham's high-society daughter Amelia shows up in their South Seas paradise.

  1. John Ford


  2. James Edward Grant


  3. Frank S. Nugent


  4. Edmund Beloin


Top Billed Cast

  1. John Wayne

    John Wayne

    Michael Patrick 'Guns' Donovan

  2. Elizabeth Allen

    Elizabeth Allen

    Ameilia Sarah Dedham

  3. Lee Marvin

    Lee Marvin

    Thomas Aloysius 'Boats' Gilhooley

  4. Cesar Romero

    Cesar Romero

    Marquis Andre de Lage

  5. Mike Mazurki

    Mike Mazurki

    Sgt. Monk Menkowicz

Full Cast & Crew

Donovan's Reef
Donovan's Reef



Status Released

Release Information

  • June 12, 1963


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 49m

Budget $2,686,000.00

Revenue $6,600,000.00



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