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?
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
The first command that Lt. Lake gives as dive officer "full ahead two thirds" is incorrect. It should be "all ahead two thirds." 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 Gilligan's Island
You Make Me Feel So Young
Written by Josef Myrow
and Mack Gordon See more