The Naked and the Dead1958

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The Naked and the Dead
Directed by:
Raoul Walsh

Starring Aldo Ray, Cliff Robertson, Raymond Massey, Lili St. Cyr, Barbara Nichols and William Campbell, "The Naked and the Dead" (also known as "Nackten und die Toten, Die", "Nudo e il morto, Il") is a Drama/War film directed by Raoul Walsh, released in the USA on August 06 of 1958.

Who directed "The Naked and the Dead":

The Naked and the Dead was directed by Raoul Walsh, an American director, writer, producer, actor, and cinematographer.

Before making The Naked and the Dead, Raoul Walsh had directed The Sheriff of Fractured Jaw, released in 1958, Band of Angels (1957), The King and Four Queens (1956), The Revolt of Mamie Stover (1956), The Tall Men (1955), and Battle Cry (1955). Since, he directed Esther and the King, released in 1960, Marines, Let's Go (1961), A Distant Trumpet (1964).

When was "The Naked and the Dead" released:

The Naked and the Dead was initally released in the United States on Wednesday, August 06, 1958. Also released on Wednesday, August 06, 1958 has been Twilight for the Gods (dir. Joseph Pevney). This was sixty-one (61) years ago.

It has been released on Thursday, September 24, 1959 in Germany and on Tuesday, October 28, 1958 in Japan.

What is the cast of "The Naked and the Dead":

At the casting of The Naked and the Dead we find Aldo Ray, previously seen in Men in War (1957) and Nightfall (1957); Cliff Robertson (The Girl Most Likely (1957), Autumn Leaves (1956)); Raymond Massey (Omar Khayyam (1957), East of Eden (1955)) [ more... ]

  • L.Q. Jones and Aldo Ray, Raymond Massey, William Campbell also appeared in Battle Cry, released in 1955.
  • Edward McNally and Raymond Massey, John Beradino also appeared in East of Eden, released in 1955.
  • Cliff Robertson and L.Q. Jones also worked together in Battle of the Coral Sea, released in 1959.
  • Edward McNally and Cliff Robertson can be seen in Gidget, released in 1959.

What is the Storyline of "The Naked and the Dead":

Filled with flashbacks, the film relates the story of Lt Hearn (Cliff Robertson) who is an aide to General Cummings (Raymond Massey), who treats Hearn as a son and a friend. The General believes that commanding officers ought to inspire fear in their subordinates, in order to enforce discipline. Hearn expresses distaste for these views, preferring instead that soldiers should have mutual respect for each other, regardless of rank. Hearn is eventually transferred to lead a platoon on a dangerous [...]

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