The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell 65 years old

He defied the army and navy . . . and they gave him a Court Martial!

The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell

A dramatization of the American general and his court martial for publically complaining about High Command's dismissal and neglect of the aerial fighting forces.

Credits

Darren McGavin
Darren McGavin

Capt. Russ Peters

Peter Graves
Peter Graves

Capt. Bob Elliott

Ralph Bellamy
Ralph Bellamy

Congressman Frank R. Reid

Elizabeth Montgomery
Elizabeth Montgomery

Margaret Lansdowne

Charles Bickford
Charles Bickford

Gen. Jimmy Guthrie

Jack Lord
Jack Lord

Lt. Cmdr. Zachary 'Zack' Lansdowne

The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell Cast

Name Character
Rod Steiger He was 30, 77 years old when he died as Maj. Allan Guillion
Ralph Bellamy He was 51, 87 years old when he died as Congressman Frank R. Reid
Gary Cooper He was 54, 60 years old when he died as Col. Billy Mitchell
Darren McGavin He was 33, 83 years old when he died as Capt. Russ Peters
Fred Clark He was 41, 54 years old when he died as Col. Moreland
Peter Graves He was 29, 83 years old when he died as Capt. Bob Elliott
Jack Lord He was 35, 77 years old when he died as Lt. Cmdr. Zachary 'Zack' Lansdowne
James Daly He was 37, 59 years old when he died as Lt. Col. Herbert White
Charles Bickford He was 64, 76 years old when he died as Gen. Jimmy Guthrie
Elizabeth Montgomery She was 22, 62 years old when she died as Margaret Lansdowne

The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell Crew

Name Department
Otto Preminger as Director. He was 50 (80) years old when He died Directing
Milton Sperling as Writer. He was 43 (76) years old when He died Writing
The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell poster
The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell (65 years)

He defied the army and navy . . . and they gave him a Court Martial!

  • Release day: Saturday, December 31, 1955
  • Runtime: 100 minutes