The Poseidon Adventure (1972 film) The Poseidon Adventure is a 1972 American disaster film directed by Ronald Neame, produced by Irwin Allen, and based on Paul Gallico's eponymous 1969 novel.Is'the Poseidon Adventure'based on a book?
Is 'The Poseidon Adventure' based on a book? The movie is based on The Poseidon Adventure (1969), a novel by American writer Paul Gallico. The novel was adapted for the movie by American screenwriters Stirling Silliphant and Wendell Mayes.What year did the Poseidon Adventure win an Oscar?
The Poseidon Adventure (1972 film) It is in the vein of other all-star disaster films of the early-mid 1970s such as Airport (1970), Earthquake (1974), and The Towering Inferno (1974). By the end of 1974, it was regarded as a widely successful film. The film won two Academy Awards, a Golden Globe Award, a British Academy Film Award,...Is there a sequel to the Poseidon Adventure?
A sequel, Beyond the Poseidon Adventure, also based on a novel by Gallico, was released in 1979. The SS Poseidon, an ocean liner slated for retirement, is traveling from New York City to Athens.