Overview

The Poseidon Adventure was one of the first Catastrophe films and began the Disaster Film genre. Director Neame tells the story of a group of people that must fight for their lives aboard a sinking ship. Based on the novel by Paul Gallico.

  1. Irwin Allen

    Director

  2. Stirling Silliphant

    Screenplay

  3. Wendell Mayes

    Screenplay

  4. Paul Gallico

    Novel

  5. Ronald Neame

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Gene Hackman

    Gene Hackman

    Reverand Scott

  2. Ernest Borgnine

    Ernest Borgnine

    Mike Rogo

  3. Red Buttons

    Red Buttons

    James Martin

  4. Carol Lynley

    Carol Lynley

    Nonnie Parry

  5. Roddy McDowall

    Roddy McDowall

    Acres

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The Poseidon Adventure
The Poseidon Adventure

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Status Released

Release Information

  • December 12, 1972
    PG, Theatrical

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 57m

Budget $5,000,000.00

Revenue $84,563,118.00

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