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Pacific Inferno (1979)

After the fall of the Philippines in World War II, the Japanese discover that Gen. MacArthur ordered millions of dollars in silver dumped in Manila Bay in order that it not fall into enemy ... See full summary »

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George
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Wilma Reading ...
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Yamada
Vic Silayan ...
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Butz Aquino ...
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Kempei
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After the fall of the Philippines in World War II, the Japanese discover that Gen. MacArthur ordered millions of dollars in silver dumped in Manila Bay in order that it not fall into enemy hands. Among the prisoners the Japanese have taken are two American U.S. Navy deep-sea divers, whom they then force to dive in search of the sunken treasure. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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27 July 1979 (Finland)  »

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Do They Ever Cry in America?  »

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Filmed in 1977, released briefly in 1979, re-released in 1985. See more »

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Some of the Filipino resistance can be seen armed with M3 Grease Guns. These weapons were not available in the Pacific theater in 1942, barely being into production by that time. certainly not in the hands of occupied resistance personnel. See more »

Crazy Credits

Opening sequences: FINAL FALL OF THE PHILIPPINES TO THE JAPANESE April 9, 1942 See more »

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Features Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970) See more »

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Sung by Edwin Starr
Words and Music By Norman Whitfield (as N. Whitfield) and Barrett Strong (as B. Strong)
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All acting and nothing else makes this a dull movie.
31 January 1999 | by (Suffolk, Virginia) – See all my reviews

Our story: Two U.S. Navy deep sea divers search for silver coins hidden beneath the ocean off the Filipino coast. Our proof: Extremely dull entertainment at its best, with no plot in sight. Jim Brown is completely wasted, provided his help in producing this 70s war turkey. Richard Jaeckel is in his usual form. Don Cornelius and Richard Pryor are among those who gave special thanks in their contributions! BOMBS AWAY!!!


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