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Twilight for the Gods (1958)

 -  Drama  -  6 August 1958 (USA)
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Captain David Bell
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Charlotte King
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First Mate Ramsay
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Harry Hutton
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Yancy
Ernest Truex ...
Rev. Butterfield
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Oliver Wiggins
Judith Evelyn ...
Ethel Peacock
Wallace Ford ...
Old Brown
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Ida Morris
Vladimir Sokoloff ...
Feodor Morris
Charles Horvath ...
Lott
Robert F. Hoy ...
Keim
Maurice Marsac ...
Shipping Clerk
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Myra Pringle
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The great best seller by the author of 'The High and the Mighty' storms across the motion picture screen! See more »

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6 August 1958 (USA)  »

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Crépuscule sur l'océan  »

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The ship featured in the film is the Albatross, a brigantine that was later sailed by Dr. Christopher B. Sheldon for his Ocean Academy; a summer program that took on high school age boys to study preparatory college classes and sail training. The ship sank in a storm in the summer of 1961, drowning Sheldon's wife, the ships cook and 3 other students. This story was dramatized in Ridley Scott's film White Squall (1996) starring Jeff Bridges. See more »

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First Mate Ramsay: Simple men always solve problems with their fists.
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Interesting casting for Hudson...out of character
3 December 2006 | by (New York City) – See all my reviews

Didn't find it to be that terribly bad...my question is...is this film on video tape anywhere...TNT showed it some years back and since they have changed their format, it's not been seen since...I thought Hudson being an arrogant type was a nice change, not that romantic role that he would settle into. Kennedy as usual was good but I wonder if some weren't happy with Hudson in the lead, apart from Kennedy, who would you have picked to play the role of the Captain and the mate? Hudson would be relegated to the role of hero in years to come apart from his role in "Pretty Maids in A Row" but his role in "Twilight for the Gods"? Pretty darn good.


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