The Lightship

  • 1986
  • Movie
  • PG-13
  • Drama

Set in 1955, the film takes place almost exclusively aboard a US Coast Guard lightship, an anchored vessel that functions in much the same way as a lighthouse, keeping other ships from crashing into the rocky Virginia shore. The lightship is captained by Brandauer, a German-born American citizen who is haunted by his naval past. During WWII, while commanding...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (2 Credits)
William Mai
Source (1 Credit)
Sigfried Lenz
Producer (2 Credits)
Bill Benenson
Exec. Producer (1 Credit)
Rainer Soehnlein
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Charly Steinberger
Editor (1 Credit)
Barrie Vince
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Stanley Myers
Art Director (1 Credit)
Holger Gross