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20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (I) (1997)

TV Movie  |   |  Adventure, Fantasy, Romance  |  23 March 1997 (USA)
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In the 19th century, an expert marine biologist is hired by the government to determine what's sinking ships all over the ocean. His daughter follows him. They are intercepted by a mysterious captain Nemo and his incredible submarine.

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In the 19th century, an expert marine biologist is hired by the government to determine what's sinking ships all over the ocean. His daughter follows him. They are intercepted by a mysterious captain Nemo and his incredible submarine.

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When the Nautilus is first sighted from the frigate Abraham Lincoln, it is declared to be "...30 degrees off the port bow." However, in the long shot that shows the approaching light, it is off the starboard bow. See more »

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Captain Nemo: I've always dreamed of finding a woman with a first-rate mind. Someone who can understand me.
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26 June 2002 | by (Burlington, Ontario) – See all my reviews

After watching the 1954 version numerous times and having read the novel several times, I was very disappointed with this version. The class, the atmosphere and acting were no where to be found. These days they'll do anything to make a fast buck! Stick to the 54' version, it may be campy but by a longer "league" than this version will ever hope to be.


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