U-boat War Movies


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1. 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea (Special Edition)
Directed by Charles A. Nichols
Producer: Walt Disney Video
James Mason, Kirk Douglas, Peter Ellenshaw, Elmo Williams, Vincent Di Fate
2003, 127 min.

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Description: Climb aboard the Nautilus ... and into a strange undersea world of spellbinding adventure! Kirk Douglas, Paul Lukas, and Peter Lorre star as shipwrecked survivors taken captive by the mysterious Capta ...

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2. Crimson Tide
Directed by Tony Scott
Producer: Hollywood Pictures Home Entertainment
Denzel Washington, Gene Hackman, George Dzundza, Viggo Mortensen, James Gandolfini
2008, 116 min.
Description: Superstars Denzel Washington and Gene Hackman face off in the intense action-thriller Crimson Tide, now on Blu-ray Disc. Viggo Mortensen and James Gandolfini also star as the full-throttle tension (Lo ...

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3. Destination Tokyo
Directed by Delmer Daves
Producer: Warner Home Video
Cary Grant, John Garfield, Alan Hale, John Ridgely, Dane Clark
2004, 135 min.

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Description: World War II submarine the U.S.S. Copperfin must complete a secret mission in Japanese waters. Film is as much about the relationship between the naval men as it is about their heroic mission. John Fo ...

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

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5. 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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6. 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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7. 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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8. Torpedo Run
Directed by Joseph Pevney
Ernest Borgnine, Diane Brewster, Richard Carlyle, Glenn Ford
1958, 98 min.

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

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11. Operation Pacific
Directed by George Waggner
John Wayne, Patricia Neal, Ward Bond, Scott Forbes
2007, 111 min.

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Description: World War II rages across the Pacific and Lt. Cmdr. Duke E. Gifford is in the thick of it. He evacuates children from enemy-held islands. Oversees the development of torpedoes at Pearl Harbor. And pro ...

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

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13. 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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14. Bear Island
Directed by Don Sharp
Donald Sutherland, Richard Widmark, Barbara Parkins, Vanessa Redgrave
1980, 118 min.
Description: Long after the end of World War II, a submerged U-boat is discovered off an Arctic Island. When mysterious accidents and murders begin to occur as a United Nations expedition investigates, it becomes ...

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15. 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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16. U-571
Directed by Jonathan Mostow
Matthew McConaughey, Bill Paxton, Harvey Keitel, Jon Bon Jovi
2000, 116 min.
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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17. Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark
Directed by Steven Spielberg
Harrison Ford, Karen Allen, Wolf Kahler, Paul Freeman
1981, 115 min.
Description: The year is 1936, and the American and German governments are both seeking the Ark of the Covenant (Hitler believes it holds a mystical power which will render his armies indomitable). Dr. Indiana Jon ...

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18. Enigma
Directed by Michael Apted
Kate Winslet, Dougray Scott, Saffron Burrows, Jeremy Northam
2001, 119 min.
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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19. Assault on a Queen
Directed by Jack Donohue
Frank Sinatra, Virna Lisi, Tony Franciosa, Richard Conte
1966, 106 min.

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20. 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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21. We Dive at Dawn
Directed by Anthony Asquith
John Mills, Louis Bradfield, Ronald Millar, Jack Watling
1943, 98 min.

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22. War Zone - WWII Off North Carolina's Outer Banks, Part 2
Producer: Kevin Duffus, 90 min.
Description: Part 2: Let's Face the Music and Dance
From the publisher: WAR ZONE, by North Carolina filmmaker Kevin Duffus, is two 90 minute videos of archival footage and contemporary inerviews showing Out ...

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23. 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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