Coming-of-age tale set aboard a freighter traveling America's Great Lakes. Dale is an Ivy League college student who briefly joins a world-weary crew. Exposed to a seafaring lifestyle which falls short of his literary visions, Dale instead finds the experience rich in unexpected ways. The men's bravado and comical posturing gives way as their lively story-telling reveals more about their mythologized view of life than about what actually may have happened.
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Did You Know?
Project was previously in development with Prelude Pictures and Neufeld/Rehme Productions. See more
At points in the movie crew members are shown making phone calls to shore via the inter-ship phone system. That phone system only allows calls to other parts of the vessel. See more
I knew a guy who ate a chair, just because nobody stopped him.
Beyond the Sea
Music by Charles Trenet
French lyrics by Charles Trenet
English lyrics by Jack Lawrence
Performed by Bobby Caldwell
Licensed through France Music Corp., M.P.I. Entertainment, and Universal/Polygram
Courtesy of Sin-Drome Records, Ltd. See more