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The Poseidon Adventure (1972)

PG
117 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

Nine people explore a cruise ship at sea in a manner that turns their whole lives upside down.
Writers
Paul Gallico (novel) | Stirling Silliphant (screenplay by) | Wendell Mayes (screenplay by)
Producer
Cinematographer
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Production Designer
William J. Creber (as William Creber)
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Box Office
Budget
$ 5,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 264,850
Gross (USA)
$ 84,563,118
Gross (World)
$ 84,563,118
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Release date
Dec 13, 1972 (United States)

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Ernest Borgnine
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Carol Lynley
Nonnie Parry Nonnie Parry   See fewer
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Stella Stevens
Linda Rogo Linda Rogo   See fewer
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Shelley Winters
Belle Rosen Belle Rosen   See fewer
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Jack Albertson
Manny Rosen Manny Rosen   See fewer
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Pamela Sue Martin
Susan Shelby Susan Shelby   See fewer
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Arthur O'Connell
Chaplain Chaplain   See fewer
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Eric Shea
Robin Robin   See fewer
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Fred Sadoff
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Sheila Allen
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Jan Arvan
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Byron Webster
Purser Purser   See fewer
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John Crawford
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Robert Hastings
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Erik L. Nelson
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Leslie Nielsen
Captain Harrison Captain Harrison   See fewer
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Phil Adams
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Craig Barley
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Todd Bartlett
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Charles Bateman
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Bill Catching
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Fred Dale
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Connie Ducharme
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Marco Lopez
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Maurice Marsac
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Ernie F. Orsatti
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Victor Paul
Kyrenos (uncredited) Kyrenos (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mark Tulin
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7.1 / 10 | 36,790 votes