The Poseidon Adventure

The Poseidon Adventure (1972)

Hell, upside down.

  • Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
  • Release Date: 1972-12-13
  • User Rating: 7.1/10 from 676 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 57min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: 20th Century Fox
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: Ronald Neame
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When their ocean liner capsizes, a group of passengers struggle to survive and escape.


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  • Gene Hackman

    as Reverend Scott
  • Ernest Borgnine

    as Mike Rogo
  • Red Buttons

    as James Martin
  • Carol Lynley

    as Nonnie Parry
  • Roddy McDowall

    as Acres
  • Stella Stevens

    as Linda Rogo
  • Shelley Winters

    as Belle Rosen
  • Jack Albertson

    as Manny Rosen
  • Leslie Nielsen

    as Captain Harrison
  • Pamela Sue Martin

    as Susan Shelby
  • Eric Shea

    as Robin Shelby
  • Fred Sadoff

    as Mr. Linarcos
  • Roseann Williams

    as Woman (uncredited)
  • Arthur O'Connell

    as John, the Chaplain
  • Sheila Allen

    as Nurse
  • Jan Arvan

    as Doctor
  • Byron Webster

    as Purser
  • John Crawford

    as Chief Engineer
  • Bob Hastings

    as M. C.
  • Erik L. Nelson

    as Mr. Tinkham
  • Charles Bateman

    as First Officer Larsen
  • Ruth Foster

    as Passenger (uncredited)
Sound John Williams Original Music Composer
Writing Wendell Mayes Screenplay
Sound Alexander Courage Orchestrator
Writing Stirling Silliphant Screenplay
Writing Paul Gallico Novel
Directing Ronald Neame Director
Production Irwin Allen Producer
Production Steve Broidy Producer
Production Sidney Marshall Producer
Camera Harold E. Stine Director of Photography
Editing Harold F. Kress Editor
Production Jack Baur Casting
Art William J. Creber Production Design
Art Raphael Bretton Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Paul Zastupnevich Costume Design
Production Hal Herman Unit Production Manager
Directing Norman A. Cook Assistant Director
Art Ward Preston Assistant Art Director
Costume & Make-Up Edwin Butterworth Makeup Artist
Crew L.B. Abbott Special Effects
Sound Theodore Soderberg Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Joel Hirschhorn Songs
Sound Al Kasha Songs
Crew Ernie F. Orsatti Stunts
Crew Paul Stader Stunt Coordinator
Costume & Make-Up Del Acevedo Makeup Artist
Sound Vinton Vernon Scoring Mixer
Costume & Make-Up Carol Pershing Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Allan Snyder Makeup Artist
Art Tom Cranham Production Illustrator
Production John Campbell Publicist
Production Art Volpert Production Coordinator
Art Dan Goozee Production Illustrator
Production Albert Gail Production Assistant
Directing Donald White Second Assistant Director
Costume & Make-Up Ann Wadlington Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Sheral Ross Hairstylist
Directing Les Warner Second Assistant Director
Camera Lou Pazelli Key Grip
Directing Teresa Brachetto Script Supervisor
Lighting Clyde Taylor Gaffer