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1. Enigma
Directed by Michael Apted
Kate Winslet, Dougray Scott, Saffron Burrows, Jeremy Northam
2002, 119 min.

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Description: This movie is based on the book by Robert Harris and was adapted for the screen by Tom Stoppard. The plot focuses on the code-breaking efforts at Bletchley Park. The filmmakers, aiming for a high degr ...

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2. Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark (Special Edition)
Directed by Steven Spielberg
Producer: Paramount
Harrison Ford, Karen Allen, Ishaq Bux, Anthony Chinn, John Rhys-Davies, Patrick Durkin
2008, 115 min.

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Description: Indiana Jones (Harrison Ford) is no ordinary archeologist. When we first see him, he is somewhere in the Peruvian jungle in 1936, running a booby-trapped gauntlet (complete with an over-sized rolling ...

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3. Above Us the Waves
Directed by Ralph Thomas
John Mills, John Gregson, Donald Sinden, James Robertson Justice
1955, 92 min.

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4. Crimson Tide
Directed by Tony Scott
Denzel Washington, Gene Hackman, Matt Craven, George Dzundza
1998, 116 min.

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5. Crimson Tide
Directed by Tony Scott
Denzel Washington, Gene Hackman, Matt Craven, George Dzundza
1995, 116 min.

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6. Forty-Ninth Parallel
Directed by Michael Powell
Anton Walbrook, Eric Portman, Leslie Howard, Raymond Massey, Laurence Olivier, 107 min.

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Description: After a party leaves their U-boat to attempt to capture a Hudson Bay Trading Company post on the Canadian coast, their vessel is sunk with all hands by Canadian Coastal Command planes. The stranded pa ...

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7. Run Silent, Run Deep
Directed by Robert Wise
Clark Gable, Burt Lancaster, Jack Warden, Brad Dexter
1999, 93 min.

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8. Agent Red
Directed by Damian Lee
Dolph Lundgren, Meilani Paul, Aleksandr Kuznetsov, Natalie Redford
2004, 95 min.

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Description: A U.S. naval officer and his aide are taking a deadly virus via sub from Russia to America, when a gang of Russian terrorists take control of the sub, with the intent of launching a bioweapon attack o ...

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9. Das Boot: The Director's Cut
Directed by Wolfgang Petersen
Jürgen Prochnow, Herbert Grönemeyer, Klaus Wennemann, Hubertus Bengsch, Martin Semmelrogge
1997, 149 min.

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Description: The Story Das Boot is the story of a single mission of one U-boat and its crew. The film follows the U-96 from its departure from La Rochelle, France, through its patrols in the North Atlantic and ...

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10. Attack America
1997, 52 min.
Description: This documentary, Part II of The U-boat War series, focuses on U-boat actions off the U.S. east coast in 1942, and on other action in the North Atlantic in the winter of 1942-1943. Highly-credentialed ...

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11. Hunt for Red October, The
Directed by John McTiernan
Sean Connery, Alec Baldwin, Scott Glenn, Sam Neill
2003, 134 min.

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12. 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
Directed by Richard Fleischer
Kirk Douglas, James Mason, Paul Lukas, Peter Lorre
1954, 127 min.

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13. Long Voyage Home, The
Directed by John Ford
John Wayne, Thomas Mitchell, Ian Hunter, Barry Fitzgerald
1940, 105 min.

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14. U-571
Directed by Jonathan Mostow
Matthew McConaughey, Bill Paxton, Harvey Keitel, Jon Bon Jovi
2000, 116 min.

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Description: A US naval officer leads a search to recover an Enigma machine, which the Third Reich used to encrypt/decrypt its communications, from a German U-boat (U-571) during World War II. Read our review ...

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15. Convoy
Directed by Pen Tennyson
Clive Brook, John Clements, Edward Chapman, Judy Campbell
1940, 95 min.
Description: The main plot of this feature film concerns a British cruiser that draws off a German warship in order to save a convoy. At one point, a U-boat captures a merchantman which has straggled from the con ...

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16. 1941
Directed by Steven Spielberg
Dan Ackroyd, Ned Beatty, John Belushi, Lorraine Gary
1979, 118 min.

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17. Operation Pacific
Directed by George Waggner
John Wayne, Patricia Neal, Ward Bond, Scott Forbes
1951, 111 min.

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18. Action in the North Atlantic
Directed by Lloyd Bacon
Humphrey Bogart, Raymond Massey, Alan Hale, Julie Bishop
1943, 127 min.
Description: This feature film follows a group of U.S. Merchant Mariners as they attempt to deliver their cargo in spite of U-boat attacks. When their first tanker is torpedoed and sunk, the survivors endure many ...

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19. Down Periscope
Directed by David S. Ward
Kelsey Grammer, Lauren Holly, Rob Schneider, Harry Dean Stanton
1996, 92 min.
Description: In this comedy, a screwball sub commander whose career has been sidetracked hopes to win a war game and a new commission on a nuclear submarine. This he must do with the aid of a decrepit sub and a mo ...

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20. Morituri
Directed by Bernhard Wicki
Marlon Brando, Yul Brynner, Janet Margolin, Trevor Howard
1965, 123 min.
Description: This espionage thriller is set in World War II. The action occurs in the Atlantic, on board a German blockade runner. A British spy tries to sabotage the ship, but also save her valuable cargo of rubb ...

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21. Battle of the Atlantic, The, 90 min.
Description: "The U-Boat War 1939-45. The most complete account of the U-Boat war ever produced. Narrated by Julia Somerville and featuring exclusive interviews with men of the Merchant Navy, Royal Navy and surviv ...

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22. Servants of Evil: U-boats - Iron Coffins

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23. Submarine Base
Directed by Albert H. Kelley
John Litel, Alan Baxter, Jacqueline Dalya, Eric Blore
1943, 65 min.

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