Death". The plot reflects several Cold War incidents between the NATO and Soviet navies, including one in 1957 when USS Gudgeon, a submarine, was caught in Soviet waters and chased out to sea by Soviet warships. Munceford, the sole survivor, is found by Novosibirsk, the submarine's mothership. Confidently he reassures Munceford and Schrepke that he is in command of the situation and that he will not fire first but "If he fires one, I'll FIRE ONE". The vessel portraying a Soviet intelligence ship has the name "Novo Sibursk", written on the hull at the bow in the Latin alphabet, not the Russian language's Cyrillic alphabet; "Novosibirsk" is a more accurate English rendering. No way is Donald 6'2. Finlander initially gives basic orders to evade but then silently steps outside the bridge. The shocked Finlander then receives word of his promotion to admiral. He was also appearing in episodes of TV shows such as \"The Saint\" and \"Court Martial\". The American destroyer USS Bedford (DLG-113) detects a Soviet submarine in the GIUK gap near the coast of Greenland. He then orders the Bedford to arm weapons and withdraw to a distance to wait for the submerged sub to run out of air and be forced to surface. Donald Sutherland 2021 - Biography at Wikipedia (Wiki, Age, Birthday) Donald Sutherland - actor Donald Sutherland was born on July 17, 1935 in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada Directed by Silvio Narizzano. It was not until after the fall of the Soviet Union that the weapon's existence and how close the world came to nuclear conflict was made known.. Is there really such a thing possible as a half-war? Donald Sutherland (amezaliwa tar.17 Julai 1935) ni mwigizaji filamu kutoka nchini Kanada.Amepata kuonekana kwenye zaidi ya filamu 100 na vipindi vya televisheni.Pia alipata kucheza kama John Bridger katika filamu ya The Italian Job.Ana mtoto wake wa kuime aitwaye Kiefer Sutherland naye ni … Barbara Ferris as Sally, a young reporter and Werner's love interest, was OK but I do believe they needed someone more dynamic in that role.  Whitfield argued that the different messages presented about the question of obeying authority and the portrayal of the military men and intellectuals in The Caine Mutiny vs. Donald Sutherland OAM (born 22 December 1946) is an Australian radio and television presenter. The pair, who divorced in 1971, shared two children: twins Kiefer and Rachel, who is a production manager. Donald Sutherland passed away in 79, New Brunswick, New Jersey. Sutherland's first roles were bit parts and consisted of such films as the horror film Dr. Terror's House of Horrors (1965) which starred Christopher Lee.  Ben Munceford, the journalist who serves as an analogous character to Keefer as the resident intellectual abroad the Bedford who like Keefer has a worldview that is essentially opposed to that of the Navy, but he is portrayed as a far more sympathetic and likeable character. Munceford is aboard to photograph life on a Navy destroyer but his real interest is Finlander who recently was passed over for promotion to rear admiral. Can one half-fight with deadly weapons? The role he played was that of t… When the Soviet vessel failed to surface, the destroyers began dropping training depth charges. It stars Tallulah Bankhead, Stefanie Powers, Peter Vaughan, Yootha Joyce, Maurice Kaufmann and Donald Sutherland. Here we have our enemy and more than accepting his challenge, go after him without any inhibitions of containment policies or technical inferiorities".  The film's message criticizing hawkish, confrontational Cold War policies reflected part of a backlash against militarism after the Cuban Missile Crisis almost caused a nuclear war between the Soviet Union and the United States in 1962. Keefer successfully undermines the leadership of Queeg and provokes the mutiny while Munceford is unsuccessful in challenging the leadership of Finlander, leading the latter to embark upon a course that leads to the deaths of everyone abroad the Bedford. ... (1965-1997). The screenplay by James Poe is based on the 1963 book by Mark Rascovich, which borrowed from the plot of Herman Melville's Moby-Dick; at one point in the film, the captain is advised he is "not chasing whales now". Donald Sutherland was born on July 17, 1935. This prompts the captain to become openly hostile to Munceford, who he sees as a civilian who is interfering into military matters for questioning the risks involved in continually harrying the Soviet submarine. Unrelenting tension becomes a physical pain. Douglas married actor Donald Sutherland in 1965. Donald Sutherland Celebrity Profile - Check out the latest Donald Sutherland photo gallery, biography, pics, pictures, interviews, news, forums and blogs at Rotten Tomatoes! Finlander exploits the fact that the Russian sub has to surface periodically to replenish air and recharge batteries because it is not nuclear-powered; knowing full well it will make the Soviets more desperate.  In contrast to The Caine Mutiny which "...attempted to vindicate the necessity of obedience-even when that leadership is mentally unbalanced-The Bedford Incident, made without Navy co-operation, warns that such deranged authority could unleash nuclear war, which happens accidentally". To me, it's more enjoyable for its set-up than for the execution. , The fact that submarines are very difficult to find in the vastness of the ocean has imposed an almost unbearable psychological strain on Finlander. After an argument, it was agreed that the submarine would surface and await orders from Moscow. Should I only half-feared them when the crews of so many American ships and planes are totally dead as a result of Russian actions? How can governments expect their military to guide their actions by such a blatantly sordid euphemism? The film is a loose remake of the US film Interlude (1957).  Maloney argued that should World War Three ever occur, it was crucial have as much intelligence as possible about the opponent in order to both strike hard as possible via nuclear strikes and to deny the opponent the ability to strike oneself as much as possible with their nuclear weapons. Die! " Finlander further underlines the stakes as he states: "We're not here making faces at the Commies over a wall. Interior scenes were filmed in the British Type 15 frigate HMS Troubridge; British military equipment can be seen in several shots, including a rack of Lee–Enfield rifles and Troubridge's novel, forward-sloping bridge windows. The Bedford Incident (aka Aux Postes De Combat) is a 1965 British-American Cold War film starring Richard Widmark and Sidney Poitier and co-produced by Widmark. Sonar then detects four Soviet nuclear-armed torpedoes targeting the destroyer. (1965) Starring: Tallulah Bankhead, Stefanie Powers, Peter Vaughan, Donald Sutherland Young Pat Carroll (Powers) goes to the home of her dead fiancé to meet his beloved mother, Mrs. Trefoile (Tallulah Bankhead). In the 1965 British anthology film "Dr. Terror's House of Horrors," Donald Sutherland fears his new bride is actually a vampire, which calls for stern measures. 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Starring Tallulah Bankhead, Stefanie Powers and Donald Sutherland. Lois Hardwick (1959–1966), Shirley Douglas (1966–1971), Francine Racette (1972–present) The film ends with still shots of various crewmen "melting" as if the celluloid film were burning as the Bedford and her crew are vaporised in an atomic blast. When the submarine is found, it ignores Finlander's order to surface and identify itself. He launches an anti-submarine rocket which destroys the submarine. Sidney Poitier's initial flypast and landing from a Whirlwind helicopter were filmed aboard another Type 15 frigate, HMS Wakeful, whose F159 pennant number is clearly visible. Unlike Keefer, the writer who was reluctantly drafted into the U.S. Navy in World War Two, Munceford is a journalist, being the only civilian abroad the Bedford.  Maloney argued that the level of technical detail in the novel together with its picture of American naval officers on abroad a destroyer having to obsess over the location of Soviet submarines for every single minute of their patrol is the most authentic picture of the Cold War at sea ever portrayed. Dr. Terror's House of Horrors is an Amicus production, providing enough of a budget to give this horror anthology a bit of class and a sleek veneer, unfortunately what lies underneath the pretty packaging is rather ordinary, maybe even slightly dull.. Unlike in The Bedford Incident, the Americans were not aware that the B-59 was armed with a T-5 nuclear torpedo. - Bridge (as Michael Graham), Stephen Schreiber as Seaman 2nd Class - Bridge (as Stephen Van Schreiber), Ronald Rubin as Seaman 1st Class - Bridge, Eugene Leonard as Seaman 2nd Class - Bridge. Munceford is curious whether a comment made by Finlander regarding the American intervention in Cuba is the reason for his lack of promotion. Truman. Harris remained focused on developing a serious nuclear-confrontation film, resulting in The Bedford Incident.. Filming began on Dr. Terror's House of Horrors at Shepperton Studios on 25 May 1964 with a budget of £105,000 and was completed on 3 July 1964.  The author of The Bedford Incident, Mark Rascovich, had many contacts within the U.S Navy and seems to have learned of the two incidents, which inspired his book.  The message of both versions of The Caine Mutiny was as Whitfield put it "...that losing a ship in a typhoon is better than challenging a skipper whose powers of command have failed". , In October 1962, shortly before the Cuban Missile Crisis, the Soviet submarine B-59 was pursued in the Atlantic Ocean by the U.S. Navy.  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