McHale's Navy (1964) - Rotten Tomatoes

McHale's Navy (1964)





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The Navy boys of PT-73 find themselves in deep trouble after gambling themselves into a huge debt. Now the bungling boys must do everything they can to quickly scare up some cash. Mayhem ensues, and they wind up with a racehorse that causes a Japanese submarine to run aground. The film was based on a popular television comedy.


Ernest Borgnine
as Lt. Cmdr. Quinton McHale
Joe Flynn
as Capt. Wallace Burton Binghamton
Tim Conway
as Ensign Charles Parker
Carl Ballantine
as Torpedoman Lester Gruber
Bob Hastings
as Lt. LeRoy Carpenter
Gary Vinson
as Q.M. George `Christy' Christopher
John Wright
as Radioman Willy Moss
Billy Sands
as Motor Machinist Mate Harrison `Tinker' Bell
Edson Stroll
as Gunner's Mate Virgil Edwards
Gavin MacLeod
as Seaman Joseph `Happy' Hanes
Yoshio Yoda
as Takeo `Fuji' Fujiwara
Jean Willes
as Margo Monet
Claudine Longet
as Andrea Bouchard
George Kennedy
as Henri Le Clerc
Marcel Hillaire
as Chef de Gendarmes
Dale Ishimoto
as Japanese Captain
John Mamo
as Japanese J.G.
Sandy Slavik
as French Girl
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Critic Reviews for McHale's Navy

All Critics (3) | Top Critics (2)

Edward J. Montagne, producer and sometimes-director of the vidpix, handles both chores in this longer color rendition and pulls out all the stops.

June 15, 2020 | Full Review…

There's no questioning the loyalty of those video fans who will pay to see their favorites transposed to the movies. There's only a question of their taste.

May 9, 2005 | Full Review…

Lots of shtick and hokum abounds in what was little more than an expansion of the popular television show.

March 26, 2009 | Rating: 2.5/5 | Full Review…

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