The Poseidon Adventure Movie Information

Movie Information

Overall Rank: 1759

Average Rating: 2.9/4

# of Ratings: 135

Theatrical Release Date: 12/13/1972

Language: English

Genre: Action, Adventure

MPAA Rating: PG

Director: Ronald Neame

Actors: Gene Hackman, Red Buttons, Shelley Winters, Fred Sadoff, Roddy McDowall, Ernest Borgnine

Plot: A sinking ship full of vacationers try to survive with no way out as they crawl through an upside down ship.

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2/4

Yojimbo - wrote on 06/24/2012

Entertainingly laughable 70s disaster flick full of hysterical women and gruff manly men trying to escape a capsized ship. Hackman and Borgnine butt heads alpha male style saving the stereotypical damsels in distress as their shed their clothes at strategic intervals. Good fun, and a damn sight more entertaining than bloody Titanic.

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3.5/4

Dooey327 - wrote on 01/02/2011

This is a movie I have loved since I was a kid. Skip the first ten or fifteen minutes of the movie though and go straight to the New Years Eve party. Great story of survival, great acting and I think good effects for a film made in 1972. One of my all time favorite guilty pleasures. Avoid remake at all costs.

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Aza - wrote on 11/10/2009

A very intense and enjoyable adventure thriller. Unlike the remake; this delivers some extraordinary performances by Gene Hackman, Shelley Winters and Ernest Borgnine.

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