Billy Budd Movie Review 1962

Information and Film Reviews for Billy Budd the Movie

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The classic Melville good-evil allegory adapted to film, dealing with a British warship in the late 1700s, and its struggle between evil master-at-arms and innocent shipmate. Stamp's screen debut as the naive Billy who is tried for the murder of the sadistic first mate. Well directed and acted.


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Available on VHS
Running time 123 minutes.
Originally from British.

Cast and Crew

Adventure Drama, Sail Away
Peter Ustinov, Robert Rossen
Terence Stamp, Peter Ustinov, Robert Ryan, Melvyn Douglas, Paul Rogers, John Neville, Ronald Lewis, David McCallum, John Meillon
Robert Krasker
Peter Ustinov
Anglo-Allied Productions

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