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20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

1954 - ENGLISH - MOVIE

AdventureDramaFamilyFantasySci-fi

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  • Jini Score
    78%
  • Critics Score
    77%
  • Rating
    7.2/10
  • Box Office
    $ 28 Million
  • Award Winner
  • Jini Score
    78%
  • Critics Score
    77%
  • Rating
    7.2/10
  • Box Office
    $ 28 Million
  • Award Winner
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A ship sent to investigate a wave of mysterious sinkings encounters the advanced submarine, the Nautilus, commanded by Captain Nemo. 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea is a 1954 American English-language Adventure Drama movie featuring Kirk Douglas, James Mason, Paul Lukas, Peter Lorre, Robert J. Wilke, Ted De Corsia and Sailor Vincent. The movie is inspired from Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne. Walt Disney Productions was the production house involved in the project along with executive producer(s) Walt Disney. The movie is directed by Richard Fleischer. Buena Vista Distribution acquired the distribution rights for the movie. 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea was released on 6th January 1955 and takes a screen time of 127 minutes. and it received positive reviews from critics when it was released and became successful at box office. 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea was made on a budget of $5 million and it was a super hit at box office gross of $28 million. The screenplay for the movie was written by Earl Felton. Cinematography was done by Franz Planer and editing by Elmo Williams. The music was composed by Paul Smith along with Joseph S. Dubin.

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Reviews and Ratings

Average Review Rating : 4.7/5

94%

Positive Review Rating : 81%

81%
  • Walt Disneys production of 20000 Leagues under the Sea is very special kind of picture, combining photographic ingenuity, imaginative story telling and fiscal daring. ( Read More )
  • Time Out

    This is one of the great movie adventures, fully deserving its canonisation in Disney World. ( Read More )
  • This is one heck of a family adventure movie.The visionary Jules Verne wrote about submarines and diving suits not to mention space travel back in the 19th century when it was all just science fict... ( Read More )
  • E Film Critic

    This is one of Disneys best, and one of the all time adventure greats. And that, I swear by my tattoo. ( Read More )
  • A note to readers: Bold and uncensored, The Austin Chronicle has been Austins independent news source for over 36 years, expressing the communitys political and environmental concerns and supportin... ( Read More )
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Awards for 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
  • Academy Awards, USA
    3 WON
    7 NOMINATIONS
  • Rondo Hatton Classic Horror Awards
    1 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • Online Film & Television Association
    1 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • National Board of Review, USA
    1 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • San Sebasti├ín International Film Festival
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS