Master explorer Dirk Pitt goes on the adventure of a lifetime of seeking out a lost Civil War battleship known as the "Ship of Death" in the deserts of West Africa while helping a WHO doctor being hounded by a ruthless dictator.
On the run from the law, desperate drug runner Astor and his beautiful prisoner struggle through the savage heat. They are offered a ride by two unsuspecting travelers. Claiming to be ... See full summary »
In the midst of World War II, the battle below the seas rages. The Nazi's have the upper edge as the Allies are unable to crack their war codes. That is, until a wrecked U-boat sends out an SOS signal, and the Allies realise this is their chance to seize the 'enigma coding machine'. But masquerading as Nazi's and taking over the U-boat is the smallest of their problems. The action really begins when they get stranded on the U-boat. Written by
...because never ever history was alienated in such a dimension to glorify the heroical American soldiers. Don't get me wrong, I like the USA and its citizens. And I know that my nation (Germany) started WW2 and did many horrible and cruel things during that time. But i am sure that not every single German soldier was such a human "monster" like displayed in this movie and not every single soldier from the allied forces was this brave and honorable fighter for freedom. The most unbelievable scene is that where the captured German officer attains a gun and shoots several times from a relative short distance at an American soldier. But this tough American has still enough power to snatch the gun from the Bad Nazi and kill this beast, before he dies himself. All in all this movie seems to be just a big commercial for the USA and i was wondering why the American anthem wasn't played at the end of this botch...
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