Made during World War II, this chronicles a voyage of a U.S. submarine on a secret mission to the very shores of Japan. Much of the film is spent developing the cast of characters that populate the sub.
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Explosive ! . . . And As Big As The Broad Pacific !
Did You Know?
When the US aircraft begin bombing Tokyo, the Captain says the Japanese will lower the submarine net to let their "capital ships" out of Tokyo Bay. Capital ships are the biggest, most important ships in a fleet, such as the battleships and aircraft carriers. See more
When the submarine first dives, the diving alarm incorrectly sounds three times with the announcement of "dive, dive, dive." The correct procedure for diving is two sounds with the announcement of "dive, dive," and surfacing is three sounds followed by "surface, surface, surface." See more
You ever want to be a real doctor, Pills?
Yeah... I was one of those college wise-guys who didn't know where he was going. Funny place to find out, on submarines.
What college did you go to?
California. Only a year. Then I signed up. I had an "A" in chemistry... so they made me a Pharmacists Mate.
Referenced in Atomic Recall
Music by James Pierpont
In the score when the Christmas menu is shown See more