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 !
Did You Know?
Before disarming the bomb, Tommy (Robert Hutton
) tells the captain that his nickname back home was "Slim". Hutton was also nicknamed "Slim" in the movie Hollywood Canteen
(1944). See more
Footage of the bombing raid includes several shots of bombs falling from the bomb bay. One shot shows six bombs falling from one plane and another shot shows seven bombs. The B-25's that flew in the Doolittle Raid were armed with three 500 pound bombs and one incendiary cluster for a total of four bombs per plane. See more
Reserve Officer Raymond
How'd you happen to volunteer for the submarine service, Captain?
Well, when I was a kid, I used to get a kick outta' swimming underwater.
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Music by James Pierpont
In the score when the Christmas menu is shown See more