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?
The operation of the submarine as shown in this movie was so accurate that the Navy used it as a training film during World War II. See more
Cassidy looks through the periscope from the sub and sees Mt Fuji as though it were right on the shoreline. You can only see the tip of Mt Fuji from sea level in Tokyo Bay and only on a clear day. Mt Fuji is 300 miles away in Kyoto. See more
To the United States Navy, our thanks for making this picture possible. To the gallant officers and men of the silent service, to our submarines on war patrol in hostile waters, good luck, and... good hunting!
Referenced in Atomic Recall
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen
Traditional English carol (1833)
Sung and Played by the submarine crew at Christmas See more