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
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A rusty sub. A rebel commander. A renegade crew. When destiny called, they should have hung up.
Did You Know?
At the end of the movie, Lt. Cmdr. Tom Dodge ('Kelsey Grammar') is informed by Vice Adm. Dean Winslow (Rip Torn
) that he would not be receiving a Los Angeles Class submarine, but would instead be placed in command of a Seawolf Class submarine. The Seawolf Class was intended to be the replacement for the Los Angeles Class, however due to high costs, only three were ever built. Ultimately the more cost-effective Virginia Class was chosen to succeed the Los Angeles Class in the US Navy. See more
During the final chase, the Stingray is moving very quickly to try and stay ahead of the Orlando. In the view through the periscope, the Stingray is obviously not moving. See more
Lt. Comd. Dodge
[after evading the Orlando
Mr. Pascal, let's go to Charleston Harbor and blow something up.
Executive Officer Martin T. 'Marty' Pascal
Now we're talking.
Are we really gonna blow something up, sir?
Lt. Comd. Dodge
Oh no, Sonar. We just use flares.
As the credits begins to roll, The Village People and several cast members start singing "In The Navy." See more
References Animal House
Written by Richard Berry See more