The daring exploits of a submarine commander whose mission is to chart the minefields in the watersof Japan during WWII. This is Ronald and Nancy Reagan's only screen appearance together.
Down . . . Down . . . Down . . . into enemy waters with the fightin' hellcats of the U.S. sub pack !
Did You Know?
This movie's closing epilogue by Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz
states: "It is to the everlasting honor and glory of our submarine personnel that they never failed us in our days of great peril." See more
Just before the American submarine "Starfish" is sunk, a Japanese submarine hydrophone operator is shown wearing a Telephonics headphones headset. Telephonics is an American brand made in New York, NY. See more
The scenes used to show the island they are attacking are from the movie "Crash Dive" See more