Twilight for the Gods (1958)

 |  Drama  |  6 August 1958 (USA)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Harry Hutton
Ernest Truex ...
Rev. Butterfield
Oliver Wiggins
Judith Evelyn ...
Ethel Peacock
Old Brown
Ida Morris
Vladimir Sokoloff ...
Feodor Morris
Charles Horvath ...
Robert F. Hoy ...
Maurice Marsac ...
Shipping Clerk
Myra Pringle


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6 August 1958 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Crepúsculo no Oceano  »

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The "Albatross", the boat used in the film, was owned by Ernest K. Gann, the author of the novel and the screenplay. He sailed her from California to the South Pacific, where he cruised extensively. His account of the voyage is written in two of his non-fiction books: "Song of the Sirens" and "A Hostage to Fortune". See more »


First Mate Ramsay: Simple men always solve problems with their fists.
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Featured in Rock Hudson's Home Movies (1992) See more »

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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 question 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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