Lifeboat

TitleLifeboat
Publication TypeFilm
Year of Publication1944
AuthorsHitchcock, Alfred
Running Time97 min
Date Released01/1944
Distributor20th Century Fox
CountryUnited States
Publication Languageeng
Abstract

An Alfred Hitchcock adaptation of a John Steinbeck novel, Lifeboat captures the tension and drama of World War II through the survivors of a torpedoed vessel. A diverse group of passengers, merchant seamen, and sailors turn from cooperation to suspicion as supplies run low and the weather takes its toll.

Cast

Tallulah Bankhead William Bendix Walter Slezak Mary Anderson John Hodiak

Credits

Twentieth Century-Fox produced by Kenneth MacGowan directed by Alfred Hitchcock screen play by Jo Swerling Director of photography, Glen MacWilliams editor, Dorothy Spencer music, Hugo W. Friedhofer art directors, James Basevi, Maurice Ransford costume designer, Rene Hubert

Genre

Drama, Thriller, Disaster

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