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3.4
84 Ratings

Ship of Fools

Directed by Stanley Kramer
United States, 1965
War, Drama, Romance

Synopsis

Passengers on a ship traveling from Mexico to Europe in the 1930s represent society at large in that era. The crew is German, including the ship’s doctor who falls in love with one of the passengers, La Contessa.

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Ship of Fools Directed by Stanley Kramer

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1966 | 2 wins including: Best Cinematography, Black-and-White

1966 | 6 nominations including: Best Picture

National Board of Review

1966 | 2 wins including: Best Actor

BAFTA Awards

1966 | 2 nominations including: Best Foreign Actor

Writers Guild of America

1966 | Nominee: Best Written American Drama (Screen)

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