The Atomic Submarine (1959) - Plot Summary Poster

Plot Summary

  • In the far and distant future of 1968, many ships and planes are crossing the North pole to transport passengers and cargo. However lately more than eight ships and seven submarines have vanished mysteriously. The Tigershark is sent out to investigate their whereabouts and - if possible - remove the cause of their disappearance. But the life form Commander Vandover and his crew encounter may be too powerful even for their weapons of newest technology...

    - Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>
  • Ships mysteriously disappear on route across the Arctic Sea, and a specially-equipped submarine is sent to investigate.

    - Written by Anders Andersson <andersa@DoCS.UU.SE>


The movie opens with title and credits shown over a submarine traveling under the Arctic Ice. The North Pole has become more than a frozen expanse...

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