The Lightship


1h 30m 1985

Brief Synopsis

A band of criminals hijack a Coast Guard ship and face a stern showdown with the ship's captain.

Film Details

Also Known As
Fyrskeppet, Lightship
MPAA Rating
PG-13
Genre
Thriller
Release Date
1985
Location
Munich, West Germany

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 30m

Synopsis

A band of criminals hijack a Coast Guard ship and face a stern showdown with the ship's captain.

Film Details

Also Known As
Fyrskeppet, Lightship
MPAA Rating
PG-13
Genre
Thriller
Release Date
1985
Location
Munich, West Germany

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 30m

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Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Winner of the Special Jury Prize and the Italian Critics Prize for Best Actor (Duvall) at the 1985 Venice Film Festival.

Released in United States Fall September 26, 1986

Released in United States October 31, 1986

Released in United States 1985

Released in United States 1989

Shown at 1985 Venice Film Festival.

Shown at Munich Film Festival June 24-July 2, 1989.

Actor Michael Lyndon is the son of filmmaker Jerzy Skolimowski.

Released in United States Fall September 26, 1986

Released in United States October 31, 1986 (Los Angeles)

Released in United States 1985 (Shown at 1985 Venice Film Festival.)

Released in United States 1989 (Shown at Munich Film Festival June 24-July 2, 1989.)