MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 17,422 this week

The Last Survivors (1975)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  4 March 1975 (USA)
7.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.3/10 from 67 users  
Reviews: 5 user

After a passenger ship sinks, a ship's officer must decide which passengers in an overcrowded lifeboat must be sacrificed so the rest can survive an approaching typhoon.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 8237 titles
created 10 Aug 2011
 
a list of 1269 titles
created 23 Jan 2012
 
a list of 4113 titles
created 09 Mar 2012
 
a list of 103 titles
created 31 Mar 2012
 
a list of 89 titles
created 9 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Last Survivors (TV Movie 1975)

The Last Survivors (TV Movie 1975) on IMDb 7.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Last Survivors.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Sweet Hostage (TV Movie 1975)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

An escaped mental patient kidnaps an illiterate teenage farm girl and takes her to his mountain hide-away, where they soon become friends and, eventually, lovers.

Director: Lee Philips
Stars: Linda Blair, Martin Sheen, Jeanne Cooper
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Passengers on a European train have been exposed to a deadly disease. Nobody will let them off the train so what happens next?

Director: George P. Cosmatos
Stars: Sophia Loren, Richard Harris, Martin Sheen
Loophole (1981)
Adventure | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

When architect Stephen Booker loses his partnership, he finds jobs hard to come by, and with money in short supply, he unwittingly becomes involved in a daring scheme to rob one of London's biggest bank vaults.

Director: John Quested
Stars: Albert Finney, Martin Sheen, Susannah York
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

It started as a friendly meeting between 4 old buddies with their basketball coach and ended up in revealing the truth about their relationship. The meeting forces the five men to reveal ... See full summary »

Director: Jason Miller
Stars: Bruce Dern, Stacy Keach, Robert Mitchum
In the Custody of Strangers (TV Movie 1982)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A teenage delinquent who goes on a drunken joyride is left in jail overnight by his parents in the hope that he might learn a lesson from it. But events follow which result in the boy ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Greenwald
Stars: Martin Sheen, Jane Alexander, Emilio Estevez
Eagle's Wing (1979)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A white trapper steals a white mustang called Eagle Wing from a Kiowa Indian who pursues him to get his horse back.

Director: Anthony Harvey
Stars: Martin Sheen, Sam Waterston, Harvey Keitel
The California Kid (TV Movie 1974)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A deranged, desert town sheriff has a murderous habit or forcing speeders to their deaths, until a young man with a souped-up hotrod arrives to possibly end it.

Director: Richard T. Heffron
Stars: Martin Sheen, Vic Morrow, Michelle Phillips
Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A modern aircraft carrier is thrown back in time to 1941 near Hawaii, just hours before the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.

Director: Don Taylor
Stars: Kirk Douglas, Martin Sheen, Katharine Ross
The Missiles of October (TV Movie 1974)
Drama | History | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Based in part on Robert F. Kennedy's book, "Thirteen Days," this film profiles the Kennedy Administration's actions during the Cuban Missile Crisis.

Director: Anthony Page
Stars: William Devane, Ralph Bellamy, Howard Da Silva
Blind Ambition (TV Mini-Series 1979)
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Television series docu-drama traces the career of John Dean, special counsel of president Nixon.

Stars: Martin Sheen, Michael Callan, William Daniels
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A humanistic account of "the Robin Hood of the Cookson Hills", in which Charles Arthur Floyd is portrayed as a decent man who has a strong sense of family and duty.

Director: Clyde Ware
Stars: Martin Sheen, Kim Darby, Michael Parks
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Director: John D. Patterson
Stars: Peter Haskell, Slim Pickens, Keenan Wynn
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
Marilyn West
...
Marcus Damian
...
Michael Larsen
...
Helen Dixon
...
Duane Jeffreys
...
Inez Haynes
Beulah Quo ...
Mrs. Peters
...
Prosecutor
Percy Rodrigues ...
Rudi Franco
...
Susie Mansham
Mel Stewart ...
Sid Douglas
Margaret Willock ...
Nancy Victor
William Bryant ...
Capt. Harris
Lonny Chapman ...
David Broadhead
Edit

Storyline

After a passenger ship sinks, a ship's officer must decide which passengers in an overcrowded lifeboat must be sacrificed so the rest can survive an approaching typhoon. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

4 March 1975 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Os últimos Sobreviventes  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Remake of Abandon Ship (1957) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
I would like to have a copy of this compelling drama
5 April 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I have only seen this made for TV movie once, yet it has stayed with me all these years. I had forgotten it's name, yet went on a search to find it many years later because of it's powerful theme. I have seen the movie it was adapted from, and this takes the story from the survival on the lifeboat to the courtroom where Martin Sheen's character is held to account for his actions. Just as with the different Mutiny on the Bounty movies, I am intrigued by the story beyond the tragic events, and how it is perceived by those present and not present at the time.

The actions taken by Sheen can be viewed from different lenses depending on ones gender, politics, and morals. He can be cast a hero by some, a villain by others and this movie brings that dynamic to the screen in a very powerful way. Besides wanting to see it again and securing a copy of it, I would highly recommend it for anyone interested in the aforementioned themes.


6 of 6 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Yep.I am looking for a copy also... tribe585
The quote on the wall cell marka11
Full Movie of The Last Survivors basileos
Discuss The Last Survivors (1975) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?