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1.
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1954)
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A ship sent to investigate a wave of mysterious sinkings encounters the advanced submarine, the Nautilus, commanded by Captain Nemo. (127 mins.)
 
2.
Submarine Command (1951)
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Submarine commander Ken White reminisces about his wartime years aboard submarine USS Tiger Shark and struggles with feelings of personal guilt. (87 mins.)
Director: John Farrow
 
3.
Submarine Base (1943)
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Ship engineer Jim Taggert is rescued from a torpedoed tramp steamer by Joe Morgan, an American gangster that found New York too hot for him... (65 mins.)
Director: Albert Kelley
 
4.
Torpedo Alley (1952)
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Carrier pilot Lieutenant Bob Bingham (Mark Stevens) is rescued at sea by a submarine after he freezes at the controls and crashes... (84 mins.)
Director: Lew Landers
 
5.
Orzel (1959)
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Based on a true story of Polish submarine "Orzel" (The Eagle): September 1939, "Orzel" is coming to Estonian neutral harbor in Tallin... (104 mins.)
 
6.
Torpedo Run (1958)
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A submarine commander is forced to blow up a Japanese ship with prisoners. (98 mins.)
Director: Joseph Pevney
 
7.
Run Silent Run Deep (1958)
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A U.S. sub commander, obsessed with sinking a certain Japanese ship, butts heads with his first officer and crew. (93 mins.)
Director: Robert Wise
 
8.
Hellcats of the Navy (1957)
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The daring exploits of a submarine commander whose mission is to chart the minefields in the waters of Japan during WWII. This is Ronald and Nancy Reagan's only screen appearance together. (82 mins.)
Director: Nathan Juran
 
9.
Destination Tokyo (1943)
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In order to provide information for the first air raid over Tokyo, a U.S. submarine sneaks into Tokyo Bay and places a spy team ashore. (135 mins.)
Director: Delmer Daves
 
10.
Operation Pacific (1951)
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During WWII, a submarine's second in command inherits the problem of torpedoes that don't explode. When on shore, he is eager to win back his ex-wife. (111 mins.)
Director: George Waggner
 
11.
Das Boot (1981)
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The claustrophobic world of a WWII German U-boat; boredom, filth, and sheer terror. (149 mins.)
 
12.
U-571 (2000)
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A German submarine is boarded by disguised American submariners trying to capture their Enigma cipher machine. (116 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Mostow
 
13.
The Enemy Below (1957)
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During World War II, an American destroyer meets a German U-Boat. Both captains are experts, and so begins a deadly game of cat-and-mouse. (98 mins.)
Director: Dick Powell
 
14.
Action in the North Atlantic (1943)
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An American tanker is sunk by a German U-boat and the survivors spend eleven days at sea on a raft. They're next assigned to the liberty ship "Sea Witch" bound for Murmansk through the sub-stalked North Atlantic. (126 mins.)
Director: Lloyd Bacon
 
15.
We Dive at Dawn (1943)
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All leave is canceled so that a British submarine can be sent after a new German warship. They chase it so far that they have no fuel to get home. (98 mins.)
Director: Anthony Asquith
 
16.
Crash Dive (1943)
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A submarine lieutenant and his commander fall in love with the same girl. (106 mins.)
Director: Archie Mayo
 
17.
The Silver Fleet (1943)
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Jaap van Leyden is in charge of a shipyard in newly occupied Holland. At first he collaborates with... (88 mins.)
 
18.
Operation Disaster (1950)
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The crew of a submarine is trapped on the sea floor when it sinks. How can they be rescued before they run out of air? (102 mins.)
Director: Roy Baker
 
19.
Torpedo Zone (1955)
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During WWII, handsome young Italian sub commander and his crew torpedo Allied freighters and transport ships for the Axis then rescue the occasional survivor and treat them humanely while seeking a safe place to put them ashore. (83 mins.)
Director: Duilio Coletti
 
20.
Above Us the Waves (1955)
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The attack by British submarines on the German battleship "Tirpitz" in a Norwegian fjord during the Second World War. (99 mins.)
Director: Ralph Thomas
 
21.
Submarine X-1 (1968)
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After losing a submarine and fifty crew in a battle with a German ship during WWII, a Royal Navy officer... (90 mins.)
Director: William Graham
 
22.
Combat at Sea (1994 TV Series)
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(53 mins.)
 
23.
Submarine Seahawk (1958)
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For his first command in the Pacific war a by-the-book officer is ordered to take his submarine on a... (83 mins.)
 
24.
Battle of the Coral Sea (1959)
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In 1942 submarine commander Jeff Conway secretly photographs Japanese aircraft carriers in the Coral Sea but his submarine is damaged and he's forced to surrender. (86 mins.)
Director: Paul Wendkos
 
25.
Operation Petticoat (1959)
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World War 2 comedy about a submarine commander who finds himself stuck with a decrepit (and pink) sub, a con-man executive officer and a group of army nurses. (124 mins.)
Director: Blake Edwards
 
26.
Up Periscope (1959)
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In 1942, Navy Lieutenant Kenneth Braden from the underwater demolition team is sent to a Japanese island to photograph secret radio codes. (112 mins.)
Director: Gordon Douglas
 
27.
Mystery Submarine (1950)
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Posing as an ex-German medical officer, a U.S. Navy Intelligence Officer sets out to rescue a kidnapped scientist... (78 mins.)
Director: Douglas Sirk
 
29.
Murphy's War (1971)
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A lone survivor from a British naval ship is obsessed with getting revenge on a German U-boat crew that massacred his shipmates in the water. (107 mins.)
Director: Peter Yates
 
30.
1941 (1979)
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Hysterical Californians prepare for a Japanese invasion in the days after Pearl Harbor. (118 mins.)
 
31.
In Enemy Hands (2004)
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When American submarine Swordfish is torpedoed the survivors are picked up by a passing German U-boat but an outbreak of meningitis threatens all aboard. (94 mins.)
Director: Tony Giglio
 
32.
The Story of Submarine Warfare in the Pacific (1945 Documentary)
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The U.S. Pacific submarine fleet was all that was available in the early days of America's involvement in World War 2 and it took the fight to the Japanese with great success. (37 mins.)
Stars: Gene Kelly
 
33.
Crest of the Wave (1954)
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A Navy lieutenant is borrowed by the British to supervise torpedo experiments after one of their scientists is killed. (92 mins.)
 
34.
Pirate Submarine (1951)
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In November of 1942, the French submarine, the "Casabianca,", escapes from German-held Toulon, and, upon joining the Free French forces at Algiers... (84 mins.)
Director: Georges Péclet
 
35.
Submarine (1928)
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Two sailors who are always competing against each other set their sights on the same girl. When she chooses one over the other... (93 mins.)
Director: Frank R. Capra
 
36.
Mare Nostrum (1926)
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The story of a female German spy who willingly sacrifices her life for her country. (102 mins.)
Director: Rex Ingram
 
37.
Enigma (2001)
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A young genius frantically races against time to crack an enemy code and solve the mystery surrounding the woman he loves. (119 mins.)
Director: Michael Apted
 
38.
Men Without Women (1930)
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Navy divers clear the torpedo tube of a sunken submarine. (77 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
39.
Dawn (1933)
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In 1915, Captain Liers, commander of a submarine is leaving his hometown, where he, his 2nd officer and the radio-operator... (85 mins.)
 
40.
Hell Below (1933)
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On leave in Italy, Lt. Tommy Knowlton falls in love with Jean Standish, who's not only married, but is the daughter of his submarine's commander... (101 mins.)
Director: Jack Conway
 
41.
The Hunley (1999 TV Movie)
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CSS Hunley tells the incredible true story of the crew of the manually propelled submarine CSS Hunley... (94 mins.)
Director: John Gray
 
42.
Hell and High Water (1954)
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During the Cold War, a scientific team refits a Japanese submarine and hires an ex-Navy officer to find a secret Chinese atomic island base and prevent a Communist plot against America that could trigger WW3. (103 mins.)
Director: Samuel Fuller
 
43.
On the Beach (1959)
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After a global nuclear war, the residents of Australia must come to terms with the fact that all life will be destroyed in a matter of months. (134 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kramer
 
44.
On the Beach (2000 TV Movie)
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Well, the world has finally managed to blow itself up. Only Australia has been spared from nuclear destruction... (195 mins.)
Director: Russell Mulcahy
 
45.
The Atomic Submarine (1959)
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Ships mysteriously disappear on route across the Arctic Sea, and a specially-equipped submarine is sent to investigate. (72 mins.)
 
46.
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961)
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When the Earth is threatened by a burning Van Allen Radiation Belt, US Navy Admiral Harriman Nelson plans to shoot a nuclear missile at the Belt using his experimental atomic submarine, the Seaview. (105 mins.)
Director: Irwin Allen
 
47.
The Bedford Incident (1965)
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An American destroyer captain is determined to confront a Soviet submarine caught violating territorial waters. Perhaps too determined. (102 mins.)
Director: James B. Harris
 
48.
Ice Station Zebra (1968)
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USN nuclear sub USS Tigerfish must rush to the North Pole to rescue the staff of Drift Ice Station Zebra weather station. (148 mins.)
Director: John Sturges
 
49.
Assault on the Wayne (1971 TV Movie)
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During the Cold War enemy agents posing as US Navy crew sabotage a USN nuclear submarine and steal its anti-ballistic missile guidance system. (75 mins.)
Director: Marvin Chomsky
 
50.
Gray Lady Down (1978)
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A Navy Captain uses his experimental Snark to reach a nuclear submarine stuck on an ocean ledge. (111 mins.)
Director: David Greene
 
51.
Thunder Afloat (1939)
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(95 mins.)
Director: George B. Seitz
 
52.
The Fifth Missile (1986 TV Movie)
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The crew of a Trident submarine, on a training mission simulating an attack on Russia, is stricken by toxic poisoning... (150 mins.)
Director: Larry Peerce
 
53.
Full Fathom Five (1990)
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Adapted from the best-selling novel. Navy Captain Peter Mackenzie is sent on his toughest assignment when the Soviet nuclear submarine Kirov is stolen and the weapons are aimed at the United States. (82 mins.)
Director: Carl Franklin
 
54.
The Hunt for Red October (1990)
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In November 1984, the Soviet Union's best submarine captain in their newest sub violates orders and heads for the USA. Is he trying to defect or to start a war? (135 mins.)
Director: John McTiernan
 
55.
K-19: The Widowmaker (2002)
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When Russia's first nuclear submarine malfunctions on its maiden voyage, the crew must race to save the ship and prevent a nuclear disaster. (138 mins.)
Director: Kathryn Bigelow
 
56.
Hostile Waters (1997 TV Movie)
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In October 1986, a Russian submarine carrying nuclear missles collides with an American nuclear submarine off the coast of Bermuda. (94 mins.)
Director: David Drury
 
57.
Crimson Tide (1995)
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On a US nuclear missile sub, a young first officer stages a mutiny to prevent his trigger happy captain from launching his missiles before confirming his orders to do so. (116 mins.)
Director: Tony Scott
 
58.
Crash Dive (1997 Video)
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The crew of the nuclear submarine USS Ulysses rescues supposed victims of a boat disaster, but the victims... (90 mins.)
Director: Andrew Stevens
 
59.
Counter Measures (1998 Video)
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US Navy medical officer Jake Fuller is detailed for a goodwill visit aboard a Russian submarine. But he and his companion... (90 mins.)
Director: Ed Raymond
 
60.
Phantom: The Submarine (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Phantom...Korea's first nuclear submarine. Armed with nuclear weapons and a crew with no record of existence, it embarks on a do-or-die mission into the deep waters of the Pacific. (110 mins.)
Director: Byung-chun Min
 
61.
Danger Beneath the Sea (2001 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Commander Miles Sheffield is a rising star in the US Navy, patronized by Admiral Eugene Justice, to the silent envy of many... (92 mins.)
Director: Jon Cassar
 
62.
Tides of War (2005 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
In the cold, dark waters off North Korea a U.S. Navy fast attack submarine meets with a mysterious disaster... (95 mins.)
 
63.
Depth Charge (2008 TV Movie)
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On his final voyage a commandeer aboard a nuclear submarine is making a shocking bid for world peace. With the help of mercenaries he takes over the sub in order to hold Washington D.C. and the world hostage. (84 mins.)
Director: Terrence O'Hara
 
64.
Depth Charge (1960)
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(55 mins.)
Director: Jeremy Summers
 
65.
Blue Submarine No. 6 (1998 Video)
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The once famous and well respected scientist Zorndyke has bred a new genre of living being, one that thrives on the oceans and lives to destroy humans... (30 mins.)
 
66.
Sub Down (1997 Video)
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A team of scientists are accompanying the crew of a nuclear submarine in the arctic. When a disaster at sea sinks the nuclear sub, these scientists (and their mini submersible) become the crew's only hope for survival. (93 mins.)
Director: Alan Smithee
 
67.
National Geographic Explorer (1985 TV Series)
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Explorer examines four submarine disasters: Russia's Kursk, the USS Squalus, Soviet K-19, and the USS Thresher. (120 mins.)
Director: Cara Biega
 
68.
U-234-Hitler's Last U-Boat (2001 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
One of Germany's U-boats, U-234, was loaded with secret supplies and passengers for a huge voyage to Japan in the waning days of World War 2, this is its story. (56 mins.)
Director: Andreas Gutzeit
 
69.
War at Sea: U-boats in the St. Lawrence (1995 Documentary)
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A film about Canada's naval contribution to World War II despite problems like inadequate equipment and frequent U-Boat attacks. (48 mins.)
Director: Brian McKenna
 
70.
The Spy in Black (1939)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A German submarine is sent to the Orkney Isles in 1917 to sink the British fleet. (82 mins.)
Director: Michael Powell
 
71.
U-Boat Prisoner (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
An American sailor poses as a Nazi spy in this implausible WWII action drama that reportedly is based on the actual experience of Archie Gibbs... (66 mins.)
Director: Lew Landers
 
72.
U-Boat, Course West! (1941)
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This Nazi propaganda film follows the exploits of a German submarine as it prowls the North Atlantic. (100 mins.)
Director: Günther Rittau
 
73.
Sharks and Little Fish (1957)
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Four young German naval cadets begin their military service in 1940; only one of them will survive. (120 mins.)
Director: Frank Wisbar
 
74.
Beyond (2000)
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One day while scuba diving off their grandfather's boat, teenage brothers Christian (Robert Hansen) and Ask (Ralf J... (91 mins.)
Director: Åke Sandgren
 
75.
Agent Red (2000)
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Captain Matt Hendricks and Dr. Linda Christian are locked in a submarine with Russian terrorists that threaten to launch a chemical virus on US territory. (95 mins.)
Director: Damian Lee
 
76.
Buried on Sunday (1992)
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A fishing village responds to government cutbacks by declaring independence and uses the arsenal of a Soviet missile sub to back it up. (94 mins.)
Director: Paul Donovan
 
77.
Down Periscope (1996)
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Lt. Cmdr. Tom Dodge is assigned as Captain to the USS Stingray, an old diesel driven submarine that has seen better days... (92 mins.)
Director: David S. Ward
 
78.
The Last U-Boat (1993 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
In 1945 an advanced type of German U-boat loaded with atomic technology en route for Japan and escorted by Japanese naval officers receives news that Germany has capitulated. (99 mins.)
Director: Frank Beyer
 
79.
Attack and Capture: The Story of U-Boat 505 (2002 TV Movie)
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On June 4, 1944 Captain Daniel Gallery and his men of the U.S. Naval Task Force 22.3 did the nearly impossible - they captured a German U-boat...
 
80.
U-Boat 39 (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
It is a Swedish film about U-Boat 39 the first U-Boat sunk in WW2 by the UK Carrier Ark Royal
Director: Hampe Faustman
 
81.
Oberwasser: By U Boat to America (1998 Documentary)
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82.
Oh! U-Boat (1917 Short Film)
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83.
Southland (2009 TV Series)
Episode: U-Boat (2010)
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Ben Sherman finally gets to drive his own patrol car when mentor Cooper acts instead as partner for a female colleague... (42 mins.)
 
84.
Yellow Submarine (1968)
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The Beatles agree to accompany Captain Fred in his Yellow Submarine and go to Pepperland to free it from the music hating Blue Meanies. (90 mins.)
Director: George Dunning
 
85.
Torpedo Zone (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
During WWII, handsome young Italian sub commander and his crew torpedo Allied freighters and transport ships for the Axis then rescue the occasional survivor and treat them humanely while seeking a safe place to put them ashore. (83 mins.)
Director: Duilio Coletti
 
86.
Das Boot (1985 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
A World War II German U-Boat crew have a terrifying patrol mission in the early days of the war. (293 mins.)
 
87.
Silent Service (1995 Video)
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The crew of Japan's first nuclear submarine mutinies and deliberately creates an international incident with the United States.
 
88.
Mission of the Shark: The Saga of the U.S.S. Indianapolis (1991 TV Movie)
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True story of the sinking of the U.S.S. Indianapolis, its crew's struggle to survive the sharks and exposure, and the captain's scape-goat court-martial. (100 mins.)
Director: Robert Iscove