Film and Literature References
Naval architects have figured in a number of films and books. Here is a list of some of those appearances (only popular culture references are noted; individual treaties, papers, or textbooks omitted;)
TV & Films
The most prominent film character is that of Thomas Andrews, who was lost at sea on the Titanic.
- Titanic: Birth of a Legend (2005)
- Ghosts of the Abyss (2003)
- Titanic: Secrets Revealed (1998)
- Titanic: Breaking New Ground (1998)
- Titanic Explorer (1997)
- Titanic (1997)
- No Greater Love (1996)
- S.O.S. Titanic (1979)
- A Night to Remember (1958)
- Perfect Strangers (1945) - Supporting character Richard is a naval architect
- My Brother's Keeper (1954) - One of the two brothers is a naval architect.
- Arthur Hall Smith, American painter, first learned to draw under the instruction of his naval architect father.
- Dr. John J. McMullen, of John J. McMullen & Associates, previously owned the New Jersey Devils hockey team and Houston Astros baseball team.
- SNAME, in 1909, rejected a proposal to give biblical Noah honorary membership status.
- T. H. Robsjohn-Gibbings, British furniture designer, previously designed ocean liner interiors.
- Thomas Andrews roles on IMDB