Based on a true story. The name of the real ship, that sunk Feb 5 1941 - during WWII - was S/S Politician. Having left Liverpool two days earlier, heading for Jamaica, it sank outside Eriskay, The Outer Hebrides, Scotland, in bad weather, containing 250,000 bottles of whisky. The locals gathered as many bottles as they could, before the proper authorities arrived, and even today, bottles are found in the sand or in the sea every other year.Whisky Galore! featuring Basil Radford and Catherine Lacey is available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Prime Video, and available for rent or purchase on VUDU. It's a comedy and crime movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.2 (5,054 votes) and was very well received by critics.
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Whisky Galore! has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.2 (5,054 votes) and was very well received by critics. The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.