About the film
mutiny post-traumatic stress disorder (ptsd) war ship paranoia world war ii mental breakdown cowardice military court u.s. navy naval officer novelist military life psychiatry naval court martial storm at sea target practice shipyard naval warfare 1940s courtroom drama panic attack uniform code of military justice battle sequence military authority relief of command ward room military attorney slack ship training exercise tow rope feelings of persecution sanity vs insanity combat veteran
The Caine Mutiny
Release Date: June 23, 1954
|Slogan||:||«As big as the ocean!»|
|Production Companies||:||Stanley Kramer Productions, Columbia Pictures|
|Writers||:||Herman Wouk, Stanley Roberts, Michael Blankfort|
When a US Naval captain shows signs of mental instability that jeopardize his ship, the first officer relieves him of command and faces court martial for mutiny.