About the film
Down to the Sea in Ships
Release Date: February 15, 1949
|Slogan||:||«Thar She Blows!»|
|Production Companies||:||20th Century Fox|
|Producers||:||Louis D. Lighton|
|Writers||:||John Lee Mahin, Sy Bartlett, Sy Bartlett|
During a whaling expedition in the late 1800's, the aging Captain Bering Joy (Lionel Barrymore) and his new first mate, Dan Lunceford (Richard Widmark) engage in a battle of wills concerning the education of the captain's struggling grandson.