Watch The Bedford Incident

"“Hunt her down … until she comes up!”"
Add to Watchlist

The Bedford Incident is a 1965 Cold War drama. The cast includes Richard Widmark, Sidney Poitier, Eric Portman and James MacArthur. The story is about an American destroyer named the USS Bedford that detects a Soviet submarine in waters near the coast of Greenland. Widmark plays Captain Eric Finlander and Poitier is a photojournalist named Ben Munceford. Munceford’s job is to document life on the USS Bedford. Widmark is relentless in his pursuit of the Soviet sub. His character loosely based Moby Dick. Captain Finlander’s obsession with the Soviet submarine echoes Captain Ahab’s obsession with the great whale.

The Bedford Incident is an Action, Drama, Thriller, War movie that was released in 1965 and has a run time of 1 hr 42 min. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.4.

The Bedford Incident is available to watch and stream, buy on demand at Amazon, Vudu, Google Play, iTunes, YouTube VOD online. Some platforms allow you to rent The Bedford Incident for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

| 1965 | 1 hr 42 min | 7.4/10
Richard Widmark, Sidney Poitier, James MacArthur, Martin Balsam
James B. Harris
Produced By
James B. Harris, Richard Widmark

Also directed by James B. Harris