Deep Waters (1948): Dean Stockwell as Orphan


In Henry King’s mediocre melodrama, Dean Stockwell plays an orphan who orchestrates a romance between his adoptive father-fisherman (Dana Andrews) and Jean Peters.

The supporting ensemble includes Anne Revere and Ed Begley.

Oscar Nominations: 1

Special Effects: Ralph Hammeras, Fred Sersen, and Edward Snder visual; Roger Heman, audible

Oscar Context:

The Special Effects Oscar went to Portrait of Jennie