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Submarines: Sharks of Steel (1993)

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This documentary program broke the reigning ratings record for The Discovery Channel which had also been set by its director Scott Hicks's with his earlier 1989 documentary, The Great Wall of Iron. See more »

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A good, though pendantic, look at a boomer submarine.
29 November 2001 | by (Louisville, KY) – See all my reviews

Though this Time-Life video is about various modern subs, it takes you into a voyage of an American nuclear missile submarine, a "boomer." Watching the for-the-camera action onboard is not nearly as exciting as watching a similar exercise on "Red October" or "Crimson Tide." But that's because there is no real firing and no real stress. Good piece overall.


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