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Jan 12, 1944

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Oct 17, 2005

MPAA Rating

Not Rated


Tallulah Bankhead


1944 Twentieth Century Fox

Still shot from the movie: Lifeboat.

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In this Alfred Hitchcock's film, a handful of survivors huddle in a Lifeboat after the passenger ship they were aboard is sunk by a German U-boat. Surrounded by miles of open sea, their human vices and strengths come to the surface while they await a hoped-for rescue.

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Why Is Lifeboat Rated Not Rated?

Lifeboat is rated Not Rated

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After the German U-boat attacks a ship, dead bodies including a baby are seen in the water. Later, a woman, distressed by the loss of her child, commits suicide. As the result of an injury, one man’s leg is amputated. He uses alcohol as a means of dealing with the operation. Several characters smoke. One girl reveals her adulterous relationship with a married man and two couples kiss after some sexual tension develops on board the lifeboat. One character is purposely pushed overboard and killed.

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Alfred Hitchcock’s films often center on intriguing plots. In The 39 Steps, a young man must prove his innocence when a woman is murdered in his apartment. In Rear Window, a convalescing man suspects one of the tenants across the courtyard has been killed.

Canadian Movie Ratings

Not Rated
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Not Rated

Canadian Home Video Rating: NA

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