A U.S. Navy crew aboard a merchant marine ship battle Nazis.
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"Lux Radio Theater" broadcast a 60 minute radio adaptation of the movie on May 3, 1943 with Pat O'Brien
and George Murphy
reprising their film roles. See more
The crew inadvertently receives an uncoded voice transmission from a German supply ship indicating its destination. In fact, German supply ships were sent to meet U-boats at prearranged meeting locations by German headquarters back in Europe using coded messages. Therefore, the crew should never have understood the transmission. Since this movie was filmed during the war, these facts were likely unknown at the time. See more
Referenced in Moonlight Serenade
Columbia, the Gem of the Ocean
Written by David T. Shaw
Arranged by Thomas A. Beckett
Variations in the score during the opening credits and as background music See more