Lt. Cmdr. Tom Dodge is assigned as Captain to the USS Stingray, an old diesel driven submarine that has seen better days. With a crew that consists only of weird guys (and a gal), he's headed against the atomic powered USS Orlando, with the mission to destroy a dummy battleship. Written by
Thomas Meyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
A rusty sub. A rebel commander. A renegade crew. When destiny called, they should have hung up.
Did You Know?
The diesel submarine used in the movie is the USS Pampanito (SS 383), a WWII submarine currently (2000) on display to the public at Pier 45 in San Francisco, California. See more
Sylvesterson was the first sailor picked to board the boat, but when Sylvesterson walks up the plank when boarding the boat, RJ Jackson is seen walking behind Dodge, not Sylvesterson. Where did RJ Jackson come from? See more
Adm. Dean Winslow
[after Dodge has "taken" Charleston
Chalk one up for the Diesel Navy!
As the credits begins to roll, The Village People and several cast members start singing "In The Navy." See more
References Up Periscope
Written by Charles A. Zimmerman
, A.H. Miles and R. Lovell
Performed by the Men of the Concert Choir
University of Southern California
Courtesy of University of Southern California See more