Ice Station Zebra Overview:

Ice Station Zebra (1968) was a Action - Drama Film directed by John Sturges and produced by John Calley, Martin Ransohoff and James C. Pratt.

Academy Awards 1968 --- Ceremony Number 41 (source: AMPAS)

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Best CinematographyDaniel L. FappNominated
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1968 Fest – A Very Cold War – Ice Station Zebra (1968)

By Michael on Apr 13, 2018 From Durnmoose Movie Musings

I really feel like I should have more to say about Ice Station Zebra than I do. After all, we have Rock Hudson as an American submarine commander, Patrick McGoohan as a British intelligence agent, and Jim Brown as a military officer who may very well have his own nefarious aims. All in support of an... Read full article


Ice Station Zebra: The (Seasonal) Comfort Movie

By Rick29 on Jun 13, 2015 From Classic Film & TV Cafe

Most film buffs have one or more "comfort movies" that they enjoy revisiting on a frequent basis. For Howard Hughes, that movie was apparently Ice Station Zebra, the 1968 adaptation of Alistair MacLean's 1963 adventure novel. Back in the days prior to VCRs, Hughes would call up a TV station that he ... Read full article


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Average Shot Length (ASL) = 7 seconds
Laurence Harvey was originally cast in Patrick McGoohan's role and early adverts in Variety magazine even listed him in the part.
Gregory Peck and David Niven were both attached to this project.
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