The Poseidon Adventure
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 1972
Director: Ronald Neame
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 024543-808619
Running time: 1:57 (117 Min.)
Casetype: HD Slim
Format: 2.35:1 Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: April 03, 2012
Collection type: Owned (#4185)
Status: Available
Purchase date: November 27, 2014
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 10 / 10
Review (video): 8 / 10
Overview
One of the most gripping disaster films of all time follows ten survivors as they struggle to escape from an ocean liner capsized by a tidal wave. Suspenseful terror, combined with the victims' intimate and personal stories, results in compelling and heart-stopping drama. Nine ACADEMY AWARDS® Nominations* — including a Win for Visual Effects — make this film a true classic.

*1972: Supporting Actress (Shelley Winters), Art Direction, Cinematography, Costume Design, Film Editing, Original Dramatic Score, Original Song (won), Sound, Visual Effects (won).
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Genres
Action
Drama
Disaster
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Twentieth Century-Fox
 • Kent Productions
Media Companies:
 • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  DTS HD Master Audio 4.0
Spanish  Dolby Digital Mono
French  Dolby Digital Mono
Spanish  Dolby Digital Mono
German  Dolby Digital Mono
Italian  Dolby Digital Mono
Polish  Dolby Digital 5.1
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
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Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Interviews
 • Storyboard Comparisons
 • Gallery
Crew
Direction
Ronald Neame....Director
Writing
Paul Gallico....Original Material By
Stirling Silliphant....Screenwriter
Wendell Mayes....Screenwriter
Production
Irwin Allen....Producer
Cinematography
Harold E. Stine....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Harold F. Kress....Film Editor
Music
John Williams....Composer
Al Kasha....Song Writer
Joel Hirschhorn....Song Writer
Sound
John Bonner....Sound
Herman Lewis....Production Sound Mixer
Theodore Soderberg....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
William Creber....Production Designer
Ed Butterworth....Make-up Artist
Del Acevedo....Make-up Artist
Allan Snyder....Make-up Artist
Paul Zastupnevich....Costume Designer
L. B. Abbott....Visual Effects
Cast
Gene Hackman....Reverend Scott
Ernest Borgnine....Rogo
Red Buttons....Martin
Carol Lynley....Nonnie
Roddy McDowall....Acres
Stella Stevens....Linda Rogo
Shelley Winters....Belle Rosen
Jack Albertson....Manny Rosen
Pamela Sue Martin....Susan
Arthur O'Connell....Chaplain
Eric Shea....Robin
Fred Sadoff....Linarcos
Sheila Mathews....Nurse
Jan Arvan....Doctor
Byron Webster....Purser
John Crawford....Chief Engineer
Bob Hastings....M.C.
Erik Nelson....Mr. Tinkham
Leslie Nielsen....The Captain
Charles Bateman....First Officer (uncredited)
Ernie Orsatti....Terry, Susan's Dance Partner (uncredited)