Sea Wife | 1957

Adaptation, Romance
After their vessel is sunk by a Japanese submarine off the coast of Singapore during World War II, a beautiful nun, a black purser, a military officer and a racist businessman escape in a small lifeboat. Tensions mount ...more

Cast

... Biscuit

Actor

... Seawife

Actor

... Bulldog

Actor

... Number Four

Actor

... Teddy

Actor

... Scribe

Actor

... Mrs Giass

Actor

... Club Porter

Actor

... Club Barman

Actor

... Captain 'Saint Felix'

Actor

... Army Padre

Actor

... Elderly Passenger

Actor

Writers

Screenplay

Source Material (from novel)

Synopsis

After their vessel is sunk by a Japanese submarine off the coast of Singapore during World War II, a beautiful nun, a black purser, a military officer and a racist businessman escape in a small lifeboat. Tensions mount as the group drifts through the ocean, rations supplies and struggles to survive under the harsh sun. The military officer soon falls in love with the nun, unaware of her true identity.

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