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United States 1997

Directed by

Frances Fisher
Eric Braeden
Jenette Goldstein
Rosalind Ayres
Martin Laing
Seth Adkins
Anne Fletcher
Steven Quale
Running time:194 minutes
Country:United States

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84 years later, a 100-year-old woman named Rose DeWitt Bukater tells the story to her granddaughter about her life set in April 10th 1912, on a ship called Titanic when young Rose boards the departing ship with the upper-class passengers and her mother, Ruth DeWitt Bukater, and her fiancé, Caledon Hockley. Meanwhile, a drifter and artist named Jack Dawson and his best friend Fabrizio De Rossi win third-class tickets to the ship in a game. She explains the whole story from departure until the death of Titanic on its first and last voyage April 15th, 1912 at 2:20 in the morning.

Books on Titanic
Paula Parisi
James Cameron und "Titanic"
München, 1998
Books with substantial mentioning of Titanic
Jürgen Müller
Filme der 90er
Köln-London-Madrid-New York-Paris-Tokyo, 2001

Tom Pendergast, Sara Pendergast (eds.)
International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers, 1. Films
Detroit/New York/San Francisco/London/Boston/Woodbridge, CT, 2000

Peter W. Engelmeier (ed.)
Icons of film, The 20th century
Munich; New York, 2000

Beth A. Fhaner (editor), Devra M. Sladics and Jeff Hermann (Contributing Editors)
Magill's Cinema Annual 1998, 17th Edition. A Survey of the Films of 1997
Detroit; London, 1998
Articles on Titanic
Olly Moss, 'Ollywood, in: Empire, nr. 275 (May), 2012 pp. 26
Simon Braund, The View from the Deck, in: Empire, nr. 274 (April), 2012 pp. 104-109
Jörg Gerle, Titanic "3D", in: Filmdienst, nr. 8 (12. April 2012), 2012 pp. 5
Adam Smith, Unsinkable, in: Empire, nr. 198 (December), 2005 pp. 196-197 (DVD review)