Not Rated | | Drama, History, Romance
The character of Maude Young, portrayed in this motion picture by Thelma Ritter, was obviously based upon Mrs. J.J. "Unsinkable Molly" Brown of Denver, Colorado. Even though the actual names of some of the other passengers were used in the film, Mrs. Brown's was not. It has been suggested that there was some dispute between 20th Century Fox and the Brown estate over the use of Molly Brown's character. Therefore, Molly Brown of the Denver, Colorado gold silver mining fortune became, for this motion picture, Maude Young of Montana lead mining.
Captain E. J. Smith:
Can you still keep up steam?
Boiler Room Engineer: We'll give it a try, sir.
Captain E. J. Smith: Good, we need power for the Marconi instrument, and I want to keep the lights burning as long as possible. If there's a ship coming she has to see us.
Boiler Room Engineer: Right, sir.
Captain E. J. Smith: I presume you know, you may not...
When the radio operators are unable to transmit due to the electrical power failing, the light is still on.
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