Top 2 Lifeboat Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Lifeboat facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Lifeboat film message.

For his cameo in Lifeboat (1944), director Alfred Hitchock appears in a newspaper advertisement for the fictional 'Reduco Obesity Slayer' weight-loss plan. The restricted setting limited the scope of him appearing as a live character. Photographs taken IRL during his rapid weight loss were used.

Lifeboat Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - Alfred Hitchcock had a problem, his signature cameo in all his films was difficult when the film is set on a small boat. Before considering being a dead body floating past he came up with the idea of having a before and after photo in the newspaper to immortalize his weight loss
    Alfred Hitchcock had a problem, his signature cameo in all his films was difficult when the film is set on a small boat. Before considering being a dead body floating past he came up with the idea of having a before and after photo in the newspaper to immortalize his weight loss

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Lifeboat. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.