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Billy Budd (1962)

11/12/1962 (US) DramaAction 1h 59m

The men! The mutiny! The might of the greatest adventure classic of the high seas!


Billy is an innocent, naive seaman in the British Navy in 1797. When the ship's sadistic master-at-arms is murdered, Billy is accused and tried.

  1. Peter Ustinov

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Herman Melville


  3. DeWitt Bodeen


Top Billed Cast

  1. Terence Stamp

    Terence Stamp

    Billy Budd

  2. Robert Ryan

    Robert Ryan

    John Claggart, Master of Arms

  3. Peter Ustinov

    Peter Ustinov

    Edwin Fairfax Vere, Post Captain

  4. Melvyn Douglas

    Melvyn Douglas

    The Dansker, Sailmaker

  5. Paul Rogers

    Paul Rogers

    Philip Seymour, 1st Lieutenant

  6. John Neville

    John Neville

    Julian Ratcliffe, 2nd Lieutenant

  7. David McCallum

    David McCallum

    Steven Wyatt, Gunnery Officer

  8. Ronald Lewis

    Ronald Lewis

    Enoch Jenkins, Maintopman

  9. Lee Montague

    Lee Montague

    Squeak, Mr. Claggart's assistant

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Billy Budd
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Status Released

Original Language English

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