• 1974
  • 1 HR 49 MIN
  • PG
  • Thriller

Jolly well done. Sharif plays the captain of an ocean liner upon which several bombs have been planted by Jones, a demolitions expert who demands a ransom not to blow up the ship at sea. Back on shore, the superintendent in charge of the case (Hopkins) brings extra concern to his work on the crisis because his wife, Mortimer, is one of the hostages. A team...read more

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(Movie Clip) Nice Cushy Job
Cruise line exec Porter (Ian Holm) consulting with police including McCleod (Anthony Hopkins), who traces a phone call from the extortionist, as bomb (more…)
(Movie Clip) Seven Bombs Aboard
Introducing cruise line executive Porter (Ian Holm) at home, taking the pivotal phone call, director Richard Lester neatly cutting to the ship where C (more…)
(Movie Clip) Spasmodic
After the first night at sea, Roy Kinnear the social director, officer Hollingsworth (Mark Burns) with a theory about what the captain (Omar Sharif) h (more…)
(Movie Clip) Britannic, Southampton
Location shooting at Southampton, England, director Richard Lester's loose introduction of some principals, Omar Sharif, Anthony Hopkins, his wife Car (more…)

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