View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 1995 CD release of The Long Voyage Home: The Silver Anniversary Collection on Discogs. John Ford welded four of Eugene O'Neill's one-act plays about the sea, Bound East for Cardiff, The Long Voyage Home, The Zone, and Moon of the Caribees, into this melancholy film about wayfaring seamen, changing the setting from the turn of the century to WWII. John Ford, w/ John Wayne (Ole Olsen), Thomas Mitchell (Aloysius “Drisk” Driscoll), Barry FitzGerald (Cocky), John Qualen (Axel Swanson), Arthur Shields (Donkeyman), Ward Bond (Yank). The Long Voyage Home is a 1940 film directed by John Ford, starring John Wayne, Thomas Mitchell, and Ian Hunter.It tells the story of a merchant ship on the high seas during World War II.. This feature is not available right now. THE LONG VOYAGE HOME Will Be Released On NOV. 22, 1940 an er presents FORD'S f EUGENE O'NEILL'S THE LONG Production o VOYAGE JOHN QUALEN • MILDRED • BOND Adapted for screen by Dudley Nichols produced by Argosy Released thru
Synopsis. Based on four one-act plays by Eugene O'Neill, THE LONG VOYAGE HOME is a powerful saga of merchant seamen, their hardscrabble lives, and their hopes for the future. The SS Glencairn is a British cargo ship in port in the West Indies in the spring of 1940. Long Voyage Home is the ironic title about a farraginous crew shipping from the W. Indies to Britain with an explosive cargo, and you all you need to know about where the SS Glencairn sits in the… Review by Neil Bahadur ★★★★ 1 The Long Voyage Home (1940), dir. Please try again later.