Sea Wife (1957)

Director
Bob McNaught

Main cast
Richard Burton; Joan Collins; Basil Sydney; Cy Grant; Ronald Squire

Genres
Drama, Romance

Description
In 1942, a cargo ship jammed with British evacuees from Singapore is sunk by a Japanese sub. A small lifeboat carries a beautiful woman, an army officer, a bigoted administrator, and a black seaman. Only the seaman knows the woman is a nun. The men reveal their true selves under the hardships of survival. Told in a too-long flashback frame.


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