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The Bedford Incident (1965)

PG 1965-10-11 (US) ActionDramaThrillerWar 1h 42m
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“Hunt her down … until she comes up!”


During a routine patrol, a reporter is given permission to interview a hardened cold-war warrior and captain of the American destroyer USS Bedford. The reporter gets more than he bargained for when the Bedford discovers a Soviet sub and the captain begins a relentless pursuit, pushing his crew to breaking point.

  1. James B. Harris


  2. Mark Rascovich


  3. James Poe


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  1. Richard Widmark

    Richard Widmark

    Captain Eric Finlander, U.S.N.

  2. Sidney Poitier

    Sidney Poitier

    Ben Munceford

  3. James MacArthur

    James MacArthur

    Ensign Ralston, U.S.N.

  4. Martin Balsam

    Martin Balsam

    Lieut Cmdr. Chester Potter, M.D., U.S.N.

  5. Wally Cox

    Wally Cox

    Seaman Merlin Queffle

  6. Eric Portman

    Eric Portman

    Commodore Wolfgang Schrepke, Deutsche Marine

  7. Michael Kane

    Michael Kane

    Commander Allison Executive Officer - Bridge

  8. Gary Cockrell

    Gary Cockrell

    Lieutenant Bascombe U.S.N. - C.I.C.

  9. Phil Brown

    Phil Brown

    Chief Hospitalman Mckinley - Sick Bay

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The Bedford Incident
The Bedford Incident

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Original Language English

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