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Up The Creek!

  • 1958 film

A disaster-prone lieutenant is given command of the ancient HMS Berkeley - the craziest, crookedest ship in the British Navy. Stars David Tomlinson, Peter Sellers, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Vera Day, Liliane Sottane and more.


Cast & crew credits

David Tomlinson Lieutenant Humphrey Fairweather
Peter Sellers CPO Doherty
Wilfrid Hyde-White Admiral Foley
Vera Day Lily
Liliane Sottane Susanne
Tom Gill Flag Lieutenant
Michael Goodliffe Nelson
Reginald Beckwith Publican
Lionel Murton Perkins
Lionel Jeffries Steady Barker
John Warren Cooky
Howard Williams Bunts
Peter Collingwood Chippie
Barry Lowe Webster
Edwin Richfield Bennett
David Lodge Scouse
Max Butterfield Lofty
Malcolm Ranson Small Boy
Sam Kydd Bates
Frank Pettingell Stationmaster
Donald Bisset Farm Labourer
Leonard Fenton Policeman
Basil Dignam Coombes
Peter Coke Commander Price
Jack McNaughton Regulating Petty Officer
Larry Noble Quartermaster
Patrick Cargill Commander
Michael Ripper Decorator
Hugh Latimer Lieutenant Commander
Peter Wayne Lieutenant
Lindsay Hooper Bakers Shop Proprietor
Writing team
Val Guest Writer
John Warren Writer
Len Heath Writer
Production team
Val Guest Director
Henry Halstead (as Henry Halsted) Producer
Helen Wiggins Editor
Arthur Grant Director of Photography
Tony Lowry Composer
Tony Fones Musical Director
John Peverall 1st Assistant Director

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