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Release: 1954-06-24
The Caine Mutiny
Case of the Missing Strawberries Scene
Clip Description
Commander Queeg (Humphrey Bogart), whom is deemed mentally incompetent by his fellow officers, launches a full on investigation of missing strawberries that were served for dessert that evening. When the commander wants a snack later that evening he notices that the strawberries are gone. He does a mock version of the container the berries were in and how many scoops each officer ate. When the results show that there should be be leftovers, Commander Queeg launches an interrogation of all of the crew members on the ship.
Movie Description
When a US Naval captain shows signs of mental instability that jeopardizes the ship, the first officer relieves him of command and faces court martial for mutiny.
Edward Dmytryk
Stanley Kramer Productions