U.S., 1965, 149 min, Digital, Dir. Stanley Kramer, Not Rated, Sony Pictures/Columbia
Ship of Fools
Sunday, September 3
"Director-producer Stanley Kramer has distilled the essence of Katherine Anne Porter's bulky novel in a film that appeals to the intellect and the emotions.” —Variety
“A powerful, ironic film.” —Bosley Crowther, The New York Times
Selected by Steven Krams
Stanley Kramer's star-studded, Academy Award®-winning adaptation of Katherine Anne Porter's novel about passengers aboard an ocean liner bound to Germany from Mexico in 1933 forms a potent allegory of a world drifting inexorably towards war. With its incredible cast, including Vivien Leigh (in her last screen role), Simone Signoret, Lee Marvin, George Segal, Oskar Werner and Jose Ferrer,
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