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The Poseidon Adventure

Original title
The Poseidon Adventure
Running time
117 min.
United States United States
Stirling Silliphant, Wendell Mayes. Novel: Paul Gallico
John Williams
Harold Stine
20th Century Fox
Adventure. Action. Drama | Disaster Film. Sea Adventures. New Year's Eve
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Paul Gallico Adaptations
When an earthquake sends a tidal wave over a luxury liner on New Year's Eve the top-heavy vessel capsizes.
1972: Oscar: Best Song. Best Visual Effects (Special Award) 8 Nominations
1972: Golden Globes: Best Supporting Actress (Shelley Winters). 4 Nominations
1972: BAFTA Awards: Best Actor (Hackman). Nominated for Best Supp. Actress (Winters)
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