Made during World War II, this chronicles a voyage of a U.S. submarine on a secret mission to the very shores of Japan. Much of the film is spent developing the cast of characters that populate the sub. Written by
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Explosive ! . . . And As Big As The Broad Pacific !
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Principal cast members were familiarized with submarines and submarine operations at the Mare Island Navy Yard in San Francisco Bay, California. See more
Just prior to the operation, the chief comes through a door and hands Pills the instruments. The handle of the door is open (straight up and down). As Pills gets up we see the handle open but as the camera angle changes to show Pills we can see that the handle is now locked (handle is at an angle). See more
[the 'Copperfin' has torpedoed, but not yet sunk, a Japanese carrier
Take her *under* the carrier - we'll finish the job with the sting from our tail.
Edited into Up Periscope
Music by James Pierpont
In the score when the Christmas menu is shown See more