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Lifeboat(1944)

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Brief Synopsis

Survivors of a torpedoed boat take in a German Naval officer from the sub that sank them.

Cast & Crew

Tallulah Bankhead Constance Porter
William Bendix Gus Smith
Walter Slezak Willi, the German
Mary Anderson Alice Mackenzie
Henry Hull C. J. "Ritt" Rittenhouse
Heather Angel Mrs. Higley
Hume Cronyn Stanley "Sparks" Garrett
Canada Lee Joe Spencer
William Yetter Jr. German sailor
Glen MacWilliams Director of Photography
Arthur Miller Director of Photography
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 11 Jan 1944
Release Date:  1944 Production Date:  Alfred Hitchcock's Production
AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Duration(mins):  96-98 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  8,711    
Duration(reels):  11    

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  • Strife Boat

    Hauntess A. Clichae 2016-06-21

    Hurray for everyone except the symbol/character of caucasic male authority. What bilge. MORE>

  • Hitchcock's Finest?

    Virginia 2016-04-10

    A marvelous contribution to the film noir genre - I loved it...the character studies...LIFEBOAT is now hands-down the Hitchcock film I like most.A few... MORE>

  • A little rocky but ultimately smooth sailing

    Oliver Cutshaw 2016-03-02

    Film is well-known and generally well liked. Though its reputation has dimmed over the years. Much has been said of Hitchcock's challenge of filming... MORE>