The Wreck of the Mary Deare is a 1959 Metrocolor British-American thriller film directed by Michael Anderson and starring Gary CooperCharlton HestonMichael RedgraveCecil Parker,Richard Harris and John Le Mesurier, based upon the novel by Hammond Innes.


merchant marine captain, Gideon Patch (Gary Cooper) decides to stay aboard a sinking ship, in order to prove that it was sabotaged to collect insurance on cargo that had secretly been off-loaded at Rangoon.


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