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The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, are a set of 24 awards for artistic and technical merit in the American film industry, given annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), to recognize excellence in cinematic achievements as assessed by the Academy's voting membership.
Adam Kennedy (March 10, 1922 – October 16, 1997) was an American actor, screenwriter, novelist, and painter, who starred as the Irish-American newspaper editor Dion Patrick during the first season, 1957–1958, of NBC's western television series, The Californians.
Admiral (abbreviated as ADM) is a four-star commissioned naval flag officer rank in the United States Navy, the United States Coast Guard, and the United States Public Health Service Commissioned Corps, with the pay grade of O-10.
Adventure films are a genre of film that typically use their action scenes to display and explore exotic locations in an energetic way.
Sir Alec Guinness, (born Alec Guinness de Cuffe; 2 April 1914 – 5 August 2000) was an English actor.
Anne Archer (born August 24, 1947) is an American actress.
The Atlantic Ocean is the second largest of the world's oceans with a total area of about.
The Barents Sea (Barentshavet; Баренцево море, Barentsevo More) is a marginal sea of the Arctic Ocean, located off the northern coasts of Norway and Russia divided between Norwegian and Russian territorial waters.
Belfast (is the capital city of Northern Ireland, located on the banks of the River Lagan on the east coast of Ireland.
Bernard Delfont, Baron Delfont (5 September 1909 – 28 July 1994), born Boris (or Boruch) Winogradsky, was a leading Russian-born British theatrical impresario.
Bo Brundin (born 25 April 1937) is a Swedish actor.
In the motion picture industry, a "box office bomb" or "box office flop" is a film that is considered highly unsuccessful or unprofitable during its theatrical run, often following significant hype regarding its cost, production, or marketing efforts.
The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) is a civilian foreign intelligence service of the United States federal government, tasked with gathering, processing, and analyzing national security information from around the world, primarily through the use of human intelligence (HUMINT).
The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (Czech: Filharmonici města Prahy) is a classical orchestra, predominantly composed of Czech classical, jazz and guest musicians.
Clive Eric Cussler (born July 15, 1931) is an American adventure novelist and underwater explorer.
The Cold War was a state of geopolitical tension after World War II between powers in the Eastern Bloc (the Soviet Union and its satellite states) and powers in the Western Bloc (the United States, its NATO allies and others).
Dances with Wolves is a 1990 American epic Western film starring, directed and produced by Kevin Costner.
David Lynn Selby (born February 5, 1941) is an American film, television and stage actor.
Dennis Dirk Blocker (born July 31, 1957), better known as Dirk Blocker, is an American actor.
Dirk Pitt is a fictional character, the protagonist of a series of bestselling adventure/thriller novels written by Clive Cussler.
Elliott Gould (born Elliott Goldstein; August 29, 1938) is an American actor.
Ilya Zalmanovich Baskin (Iļja Baskins, Илья́ (Э́лиа) За́лманович Ба́скин; born 11 August 1950), known as Elya Baskin, is a Latvian-born American actor.
EMI Films was a British film studio and distributor.
Eric Hughes (born) is an English former professional rugby league footballer of the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s, and coach of the 1980s and 1990s.
A fighter aircraft is a military aircraft designed primarily for air-to-air combat against other aircraft, as opposed to bombers and attack aircraft, whose main mission is to attack ground targets.
A film adaptation is the transfer of a work or story, in whole or in part, to a feature film.
Filmtracks.com is a modern film score review website created and maintained by its sole reviewer, Christian Clemmensen.
The Gilded Age in United States history is the late 19th century, from the 1870s to about 1900.
Golden Globe Awards are accolades bestowed by the 93 members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association beginning in January 1944, recognizing excellence in film and television, both domestic and foreign.
The Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Picture is an award given out at the annual Golden Raspberry Awards to the worst film of the past year.
The Razzie Award for Worst Screenplay is an award presented at the annual Golden Raspberry Awards for the worst film screenplay of the past year.
The Razzie Award for Worst Supporting Actor is an award presented at the annual Golden Raspberry Awards to the worst supporting actor of the previous year.
Hegemony (or) is the political, economic, or military predominance or control of one state over others.
High Road to China (a.k.a. Raiders of the End of the World) is a 1983 American adventure-romance film set in the 1920s starring Tom Selleck in his first major starring role, playing a hard-drinking biplane pilot hired by society heiress Eve "Evie" Tozer (Bess Armstrong) to find her missing father (Wilford Brimley).
A horizon tank is a large tank built on the coast and used in filmmaking.
Incorporated Television Company (ITC, or ITC Entertainment as it was referred to in the US) was a British company involved in production and distribution of television programs.
John Donovan Cannon (April 24, 1922 – May 20, 2005), known as J. D. Cannon, was an American actor.
Admiral James Sandecker is a fictional character in the Dirk Pitt and Kurt Austin adventure novels by novelist Clive Cussler.
Jason Nelson Robards Jr. (July 26, 1922 – December 26, 2000) was an American stage, film, and television actor.
Jerry Jameson (born November 26, 1934), is an American television and film director, editor and producer.
John Barry Prendergast, (3 November 1933 – 30 January 2011) was an English composer and conductor of film music.
Kalkara (Il-Kalkara) is a village in the South Eastern Region of Malta, with a population of 3,014 as of March 2014.
The KGB, an initialism for Komitet gosudarstvennoy bezopasnosti (p), translated in English as Committee for State Security, was the main security agency for the Soviet Union from 1954 until its break-up in 1991.
Larry Jeff McMurtry (born June 3, 1936) is an American novelist, essayist, bookseller, and screenwriter whose work is predominantly set in either the Old West or in contemporary Texas.
Lew Grade, Baron Grade, OStJ, KC*SS (25 December 1906 – 13 December 1998), born Louis Winogradsky, was a Ukrainian-born British media proprietor and impresario. Originally a dancer, and later a talent agent, Grade's interest in television production began in 1954 when, in partnership, he successfully bid for franchises in the newly created ITV network, which led to the creation of Associated Television (ATV). Having worked for a time in the United States, he was aware of the potential for the sale of television programming to American networks, and a subsidiary, the Incorporated Television Company (ITC; commonly known as ITC Entertainment) was formed with this specific objective in mind. Grade had some success in this field with such series as Gerry Anderson's various Supermarionation series such as Thunderbirds, Patrick McGoohan's The Prisoner, and Jim Henson's The Muppet Show. Later, Grade invested in film production, but several expensive box office failures caused him to lose control of ITC, and ultimately resulted in the disestablishment of ATV after it lost its ITV franchise.
Michael Emmet Walsh (born March 22, 1935) is an American character actor and comedian who has appeared in over 200 films and television series.
Malta, officially known as the Republic of Malta (Repubblika ta' Malta), is a Southern European island country consisting of an archipelago in the Mediterranean Sea.
The Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) is a unique non-commissioned rate and position of office of the United States Navy, which has with it the paygrade of E-9.
Matthew Frank Leonetti A.S.C. (born July 31, 1941) is an American cinematographer.
Michael C. Gwynne (born October 1, 1942) is a film, television and radio actor.
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is an independent agency of the executive branch of the United States federal government responsible for the civilian space program, as well as aeronautics and aerospace research.
The National Underwater and Marine Agency (NUMA) is a private non-profit organization in the United States.
The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.
New York Harbor, part of the Port of New York and New Jersey, is at the mouth of the Hudson River where it empties into New York Bay and into the Atlantic Ocean at the East Coast of the United States.
An ocean liner is a passenger ship primarily used as a form of transportation across seas or oceans.
Out of Africa is a 1985 American epic romantic drama film directed and produced by Sydney Pollack, and starring Robert Redford and Meryl Streep.
Paul Wallace Carr (January 31, 1934 – February 17, 2006) was an American actor, director, writer, and producer who performed on stage, film, and television for a half century.
The President of the United States (POTUS) is the head of state and head of government of the United States of America.
Raise the Titanic! is a 1976 adventure novel by Clive Cussler, published in the United States by the Viking Press.
Robert Anson Jordan Jr. (July 19, 1937 – August 30, 1993) was an American stage, screen, and television actor.
RMS Titanic was a British passenger liner that sank in the North Atlantic Ocean in the early hours of 15 April 1912, after colliding with an iceberg during its maiden voyage from Southampton to New York City.
Robert Houston Broyles (January 20, 1933 - February 12, 2011) was an American character actor, drama teacher, theatre director, and writer.
Rotten Tomatoes is an American review-aggregation website for film and television.
S.O.S. Titanic is a British -American 1979 television movie that depicts the doomed 1912 maiden voyage from the perspective of three distinct groups of passengers in First, Second, and Third Class.
Sahara is a 2005 action-comedy adventure film directed by Breck Eisner that is based on the best-selling book of the same name by Clive Cussler.
Sahara is a 1992 adventure novel by Clive Cussler.
Simon & Schuster, Inc., a subsidiary of CBS Corporation, is an American publishing company founded in New York City in 1924 by Richard Simon and Max Schuster.
Somewhere in Time is a 1980 American romantic science fiction drama film directed by Jeannot Szwarc.
The Soviet Union, officially the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) was a socialist state in Eurasia that existed from 1922 to 1991.
A spy ship or reconnaissance vessel is a dedicated ship intended to gather intelligence, usually by means of sophisticated electronic eavesdropping.
SS Santa Rosa (later SS Athinai) was a passenger and cargo ocean liner built for the Grace Line.
An SSN is a nuclear-powered general-purpose attack submarine.
Stanley Earl Kramer (September 29, 1913February 19, 2001) was an American film director and producer, responsible for making many of Hollywood's most famous "message films".
A station chief is a government official who is the head of a team, post or function usually in a foreign country.
Status quo is a Latin phrase meaning the existing state of affairs, particularly with regard to social or political issues.
The Independent is a British online newspaper.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
The United States Navy (USN) is the naval warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces and one of the seven uniformed services of the United States.
In fiction, engineering, and thought experiments, unobtainium is any fictional, extremely rare, costly, or impossible material, or (less commonly) device needed to fulfill a given design for a given application.
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as Washington or D.C., is the capital of the United States of America.
The Oceanic Steam Navigation Company, more commonly known as the White Star Line, was a prominent British shipping company.
The wreck of the RMS Titanic lies at a depth of about, about south-southeast off the coast of Newfoundland.