Death Ship

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Death Ship (1980, Canada/USA) is a Horror film directed by Alvin Rakoff


Main Details

  • Released in 1980
  • Color
  • Running time: 91 minutes
  • Production Co: Astral Bellevue Pathé | Bloodstar Productions | Lamitas (produced in association with) | Artemis Films (uncredited) | Canadian Film Development Corporation (CFDC) (uncredited)
  • Distribution Co: Astral Films (1980) (Canada) (theatrical) | Scotia-Barber (1980) (UK) (theatrical) | Embassy Pictures (1980) (USA) (theatrical) (as 'AVCO Embassy Pictures') | Shochiku-Fuji Company (1980) (Japan) (theatrical)
  • Directed by Alvin Rakoff
  • Produced by Derek Gibson, Harold Greenberg
  • Written by Jack Hill, David P. Lewis, John Robins
  • Starring George Kennedy, Richard Crenna, Nick Mancuso, Sally Ann Howes
  • Music by Ivor Slaney
  • Cinematography by René Verzier
  • Edited by Mike Campbell


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