Ship of Fools (1965)
Published 11 Nov 2019
Author ASA 🎥📽🎬 MOVIE CRAZE
Ship of Fools (1965) A Film Directed by Stanley Kramer with Vivien Leigh, Simone Signoret, José Ferrer.
Synopsis | Plot
Vivien Leigh, Simone Signoret, Jose Ferrer and Lee Marvin All give Mature and Passionate Performances in this Adaptation of Katherine Anne Porter’s 1962 Novel Recounting the Voyage of A German Ship as it leaves Mexico On its Way to Bremerhaven, Germany, Prior to World War II, in 1931. The Film highlights How the Voyage is Fraught with Anti Semitism, Unrequited Love, Xenophobia and Dissatisfied Lives. A Microcosm of the World and the Human Experience is Revealed Aboard A German Ocean Liner in the 1930′s. Based on A 1962 Novel by Katherine Anne Porter.
1965 2 Academy Awards, Best Cinematography (B&W), Art Direction (B&W). 8 Nominations
1965 Golden Globes, 3 Nominations, Including Best Film, Drama
1965 New York Film Critics Circle, Best Actor (Oskar Werner)
1965 National Board of Review Top 10 Best Films and Actor (Marvin)
1965 BAFTA Award, 2 Nominations Including Best Foreign Actor (Werner)
1965 Writers Guild of America (WGA) Nominated for Best Drama Screenplay