A vacation ocean liner collides with an evil freighter searching for new victims. It's up to George Kennedy (COOL HAND LUKE) to save the day.
Academy Award winner George Kennedy (COOL HAND LUKE; THE NAKED GUN) stars with Richard Crenna, Nick Mancuso and Saul Rubinek in this terrifying tale of a possessed ship searching for new victims on the high seas! An ocean liner carrying vacationing passengers collides with a mysterious freighter. The handful of survivors seek refuge aboard the sinister freighter, which turns out to be possessed by the evil that once commanded it! The DEATHSHIP has a life of its own…. pray you are never rescued by the DEATHSHIP! Written by exploitation legend Jack Hill (COFFY; FOXY BROWN; SPIDER BABY; SWINGING CHEERLEADERS; BIG DOLL HOUSE).
“You’ve got all the ingredients here for a pulpy good time: a semi-celebrity cast; a supernatural high concept; a reasonable body count; and of course, an evil Nazi-spawned killer ship roaming the seas. How can you possibly resist?” - Mondo Digital