Stand by for Action (1942)

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  • This Man's Navy Alternative
  • Men o' War Alternative
  • Cargo of Innocents Alternative
  • Come Hail or High Water Alternative
  • Clear for Action Alternative


Patriotic sea drama of the heroics of two incompatible naval officers in a tumbledown ship.

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