Release Date: 28 Jan 1944
Director: Alfred Hitchcock
Writer: John Steinbeck, Jo Swerling
Cast: Tallulah Bankhead, John Hodiak, Walter Slezak, William Bendix
Duration: 1 h 37 min
IMDB Rating: 7.8/10 (13,785 Votes)
Lifeboat (1944) Plot:
In the Atlantic during WWII, a ship and a German U-boat are involved in a battle and both are sunk. The survivors from the ship gather in one of the boats. They are from a variety of backgrounds: an international journalist, a rich businessman, the radio operator, a nurse, a steward, a sailor and an engineer with communist tendencies. Trouble starts when they pull a man out of the water who turns out to be from the U-boat.