The antics of a misfit crew on a mothballed Navy cruiser lead to slapstick on the high seas.
The forgotten H.M.S. Berkley has been without a commanding officer for two years in which time the skeleton crew has gone into the racketeering business with the landlord of a coastal village. When the Navy appoint Humphrey Fairweather as a long overdue replacement his unhealthy obsession with missile construction and the landlord's beautiful niece threatens to upset the balance of business.
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A dull-witted naval lieutenant is given the command of a broken-down shore establishment.
High Seas |
Remake of "Oh, Mr. Porter," and a sequel was made entitled, "Further Up the Creek." Shot in the UK on HammerScope.
Released theatrically in the UK November 11, 1958.