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Pacific Inferno (1979)

After the fall of the Philippines in World War II, the Japanese discover that Gen. MacArthur ordered millions of dollars in silver dumped in Manila Bay in order that it not fall into enemy ... See full summary »

Director:

Rolf Bayer

Writers:

Rolf Bayer, Roland S. Jefferson (additional dialogue) (as Roland S.Jefferson M.D.) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Jim Brown ... Clyde
Richard Jaeckel ... Dealer
Timothy Brown ... Zoe (as Tim Brown)
Rik Van Nutter Rik Van Nutter ... Dennis
Dick Adair Dick Adair ... George
Jimmy Shaw ... Leroy
Wilma Reading Wilma Reading ... Tita
Dindo Fernando Dindo Fernando ... Totoy
Sonny Batacan Sonny Batacan ... Nardo
Pedro Faustino Pedro Faustino ... Elder
Tad Horino Tad Horino ... Yamada
Vic Silayan Vic Silayan ... Fukoshima
Butz Aquino Butz Aquino ... Kobayashi
Vic Diaz ... Kempei
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After the fall of the Philippines in World War II, the Japanese discover that Gen. MacArthur ordered millions of dollars in silver dumped in Manila Bay in order that it not fall into enemy hands. Among the prisoners the Japanese have taken are two American U.S. Navy deep-sea divers, whom they then force to dive in search of the sunken treasure. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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War

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Details

Country:

USA | Philippines

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 July 1979 (Finland) See more »

Also Known As:

Do They Ever Cry in America? See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Nathaniel Productions,Arbee See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(DVD)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (archival footage)| Color
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Trivia

Filmed in 1977, released briefly in 1979, re-released in 1985. See more »

Goofs

When the crew goes "topside" to search for diving gear, they are walking around the barracks and officers' club. The ruins should be freshly destroyed, having just fallen months earlier. Instead, vines cover the ruins, and in places, full grown trees are growing inside buildings. See more »

Crazy Credits

Opening sequences: PHILIPPINES, OFF THE ISLE OF CORREGIDOR December 21, 1941 See more »

Connections

Features Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970) See more »

Soundtracks

FLASHBACK
Sung by Dee Dee Sharp (as Dee Dee Sharp Gamble)
Words and Music By M. Burton and P. Terry
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All acting and nothing else makes this a dull movie.
31 January 1999 | by emmSee all my reviews

Our story: Two U.S. Navy deep sea divers search for silver coins hidden beneath the ocean off the Filipino coast. Our proof: Extremely dull entertainment at its best, with no plot in sight. Jim Brown is completely wasted, provided his help in producing this 70s war turkey. Richard Jaeckel is in his usual form. Don Cornelius and Richard Pryor are among those who gave special thanks in their contributions! BOMBS AWAY!!!


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