Exodus. 1960. USA. Directed by Otto Preminger. Screenplay by Dalton Trumbo, based on the book by Leon Uris. With Paul Newman, Eva Marie Saint, Ralph Richardson. 214 min.
Paul Newman plays Ari Ben Canaan, who commandeers the Exodus, a ship filled with refugees on their way to Palestine. British forces attempt a blockade, but Canaan manages to deliver the evacuees to safety. Vienna-born composer Ernest Gold won an Oscar for his original score.