Action in the North Atlantic 79 years old

Warner Bros. thunderous story of the men of the merchant marine!

Action in the North Atlantic

Lieutenant Joe Rossi is 1st Officer on a Liberty Ship in a great convoy bound from Halifax to Murmansk. After German subs crushed the convoy his ship loses the convoy and is heading alone to Murmansk. In spite of attacks by German planes and subs he get the ship safely to Murmansk.

Credits

Action in the North Atlantic Cast

Name Character
Glenn Strange He was 43, 74 years old when he died as Jake
Jean Del Val He was 51, 83 years old when he died as Capt. La Pricor
Ruth Gordon She was 46, 88 years old when she died as Mrs. Sarah Jarvis
Glenn Langan He was 25, 73 years old when he died as Gun Crewman
Alan Hale He was 51, 57 years old when he died as Boats O'Hara
William Hopper He was 28, 55 years old when he died as Canadian Soldier (uncredited)
Ludwig Stössel He was 60, 89 years old when he died as Capt. Ziemer
Chick Chandler He was 38, 83 years old when he died as Goldberg
Humphrey Bogart He was 43, 57 years old when he died as Lt. Joe Rossi
Dave Willock He was 33, 81 years old when he died as Convoy Speaker
Dick Wessel He was 30, 52 years old when he died as Cherub Joe
James Flavin He was 37, 69 years old when he died as Merchant Marine School Lieutenant-Commander
Kurt Neumann He was 35, 50 years old when he died as German
Frank Puglia He was 51, 83 years old when he died as Capt. Carpolis
Donald Douglas He was 10, 12 years old when he died as Lieutenant-Commander
Ralph Dunn He was 43, 67 years old when he died as Quartermaster
J. M. Kerrigan He was 58, 79 years old when he died as Caviar Jinks
Peter Whitney He was 27, 55 years old when he died as Whitey Lara
William Forrest He was 40, 86 years old when he died as Lieutenant-Commander
Iris Adrian She was 31, 82 years old when she died as Jenny O'Hara (uncredited)
Syd Saylor He was 48, 67 years old when he died as Jim
Joseph E. Bernard He was 63, 78 years old when he died as Ed
Ted Jacques He was 31, 71 years old when he died as Ship Officer
Alec Craig He was 58, 60 years old when he died as McGonigle
Tom Wilson He was 12, 33 years old when he died as Bar Patron
Edwin Mills He was 65, 68 years old when he died as Naval Radio Operator
Raymond Massey He was 46, 86 years old when he died as Capt. Steve Jarvis
Stanley Blystone He was 48, 61 years old when he died as U.S. Commander
Monte Blue He was 56, 76 years old when he died as Seaman
Peter van Eyck He was 29, 55 years old when he died as German Ensign (uncredited)
Grandon Rhodes He was 38, 82 years old when he died as Lieutenant Commander
Creighton Hale He was 61, 83 years old when he died as Sparks
Lew Kelly He was 63, 64 years old when he died as Tony Gonzales
Tod Andrews He was 28, 57 years old when he died as Ahearn
Dane Clark He was 31, 86 years old when he died as Johnnie Pulaski
Dennis Moore He was 2, 18 years old when he died as Signalman
Kurt Kreuger He was 26, 89 years old when he died as German U-Boat Sailor on Microphone
Kirk Alyn He was 32, 88 years old when he died as Brazilian Gun Captain
Paul Panzer He was 70, 85 years old when he died as Seaman
Jack Mower He was 52, 74 years old when he died as Dispatcher
Art Gilmore He was 31, 98 years old when he died as President Franklin D. Roosevelt (voice)
Hooper Atchley He was 56, 56 years old when he died as Lieutenant-Commander
Charles Trowbridge He was 61, 85 years old when he died as Rear Adm. Hartridge
Lee Phelps He was 50, 59 years old when he died as Lieutenant-Commander
Dick Hogan He was 25, 77 years old when he died as Cadet Robert Parker
Eric Wilton He was 60, 74 years old when he died as Lieutenant-Commander at Meeting
Gene O'Donnell He was 32, 81 years old when he died as Lieutenant-Commander
George O'Hanlon He was 30, 76 years old when he died as Navy Pilot
John Epper He was 37, 86 years old when he died as German Lieutenant-Commander
Warren Douglas He was 31, 86 years old when he died as Navy Pilot
Eddy Chandler He was 49, 54 years old when he died as Seaman
Kane Richmond He was 36, 66 years old when he died as Ensign Wright
Pedro Regas He was 46, 77 years old when he died as Greek Seaman
Manuel López as Mexican Seaman
George Sherwood He was 51, 90 years old when he died as German
George Sorel He was 42, 46 years old when he died as German Bombardier
Warren Ashe as U.S. Sailor
Ross Ford He was 40, 4 years old when he died as Ensign Speaker
Leah Baird She was 59, 88 years old when she died as Mother
William Haade He was 40, 63 years old when he died as Loudmouth Saloon Patron
Hans Schumm He was 47, 93 years old when he died as Lieutenant Commander
Art Foster He was 24, 89 years old when he died as Pete Larson
Fred Kelsey He was 58, 77 years old when he died as Joe
Sam Levene He was 37, 75 years old when he died as Abel 'Chips' Abrams
Henry Guttman as Submarine Officer
Jack Wise He was 55, 66 years old when he died as Dispatcher
Harry Seymour He was 51, 76 years old when he died as Pianist
Walter Soderling He was 71, 75 years old when he died as Pop
Elliott Sullivan He was 35, 66 years old when he died as Hennessy
Frederick Giermann as German Submarine Captain
Irving Bacon He was 49, 71 years old when he died as Bartender (uncredited)
Charles McMurphy as Lieutenant-Commander at Meeting
Eddie Hall He was 37, now 41 years old as Casino Club Patron at Loudmouth's Table (uncredited)
Otto Reichow He was 38, 95 years old when he died as German Petty Officer
George N. Neise He was 26, 79 years old when he died as German Lieutenant
George Offerman, Jr. He was 26, 45 years old when he died as Cecil
C.E. Anderson He was 60, 73 years old when he died as Bearded Lieutenant Commander
Charles Sullivan He was 44, 73 years old when he died as Seaman
Hugh Prosser He was 42, 52 years old when he died as Lieutenant Commander
Russ Powell He was 67, 75 years old when he died as Slops Denton
Christine Gordon as Murmansk Welcomer
Hans Fuerberg as German Officer
Arno Frey He was 42, 60 years old when he died as German Pilot
Minor Watson He was 53, 75 years old when he died as Rear Adm. Williams
Howard M. Mitchell He was 59, 74 years old when he died as Undetermined Secondary Role
Wilhelm von Brincken He was 62, 64 years old when he died as German Submarine Captain
Roland Varno He was 35, 88 years old when he died as Gunnery Captain
Charles Flynn as German
George Kirby He was 9, 61 years old when he died as Pilot Johnson
Johnny Duncan He was 4, 67 years old when he died as Sailor
George Davis He was 29, 51 years old when he died as German Sailor
Stuart Holmes He was 59, 87 years old when he died as Lieutenant-Commander at Meeting
Bob O'Connor He was 1, 29 years old when he died as Lieutenant-Commander at Meeting
Eddie Foster He was 56, 49 years old when he died as American Seaman
Frank Mayo He was 56, 77 years old when he died as Major / Seaman
Sven Hugo Borg He was 46, 84 years old when he died as Norwegian Seaman
Julie Bishop (actress) She was 28, 87 years old when she died as Pearl O'Neill
Frank Mills (British actor) He was 14, now 93 years old as Seaman

Action in the North Atlantic Crew

Name Department
Ted D. McCord as Director of Photography. He was 42 (75) years old when He died Camera
Adolph Deutsch as Original Music Composer. He was 45 (82) years old when He died Sound
Tony Gaudio as Director of Photography. He was 59 (67) years old when He died Camera
Milo Anderson as Costume Design. He was 33 (74) years old when He died Costume & Make-Up
George Amy as Editor. He was 39 (83) years old when He died Editing
Byron Haskin as Director. He was 44 (84) years old when He died Directing
W.R. Burnett as Additional Dialogue. He was 43 (82) years old when He died Crew
Jerry Wald as Producer. He was 31 (50) years old when He died Production
John Howard Lawson as Screenplay. He was 48 (82) years old when He died Writing
Guy Gilpatric as Story. He was 47 (54) years old when He died Writing
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Action in the North Atlantic (79 years)

Warner Bros. thunderous story of the men of the merchant marine!

  • Release day: Saturday, June 12, 1943
  • Runtime: 126 minutes
  • Budget: 2231000.00
  • Revenue: 3460000.00