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

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2. Final Countdown (Widescreen Edition), The
Directed by Don Taylor
Producer: Blue Underground
Kirk Douglas, Martin Sheen, Katharine Ross, James Farentino, Ron O'Neal
2004, 103 min.

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Description: With a tantalizing "what-if?" scenario and a respectable cast of Hollywood veterans, The Final Countdown plays like a grand-scale episode of The Twilight Zone. It's really no more than that, and time- ...

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3. 1941
Directed by Steven Spielberg
Dan Ackroyd, Ned Beatty, John Belushi, Lorraine Gary
1999, 118 min.

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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. Memphis Belle
Directed by Michael Caton-Jones
Producer: Warner Bros. Pictures
Matthew Modine, Eric Stoltz, Tate Donovan, D.B. Sweeney, Billy Zane
1998, 107 min.

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Description: The brave young men of the b-17 flying fortress named the memphis belle have just one more mission to fly over nazi occupied europe and they will be on their way home to a heros welcome. But this 25th ...

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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. 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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8. Last Voyage of the Lusitania
Producer: National Geographic Video

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9. 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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10. 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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11. 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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12. Land That Time Forgot, The
Directed by Kevin Connor
Doug McClure, John McEnery, Susan Penhaligon, Keith Barron
1975, 90 min.
Description: A World War I U-boat carrying American captives goes off course and, out of fuel, ends up on an uncharted Antarctic island. The crew and captives must battle dinosaurs and prehistoric humans to reach ...

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13. Operation Petticoat
Directed by Blake Edwards
Cary Grant, Tony Curtis, Joan O'Brien, Dina Merrill
1959, 124 min.

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14. Battle Ground: The Battle of Atlantic
Producer: Timeless Media Group
2008, 222 min.

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Description: The conflict at seas between Allied merchant ships and their escorts and German U-boats, christened the Battle of the Atlantic by Winston Churchill, was the longest and arguably the most critical camp ...

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

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16. Hunt for Red October, The
Directed by John McTiernan
Sean Connery, Alec Baldwin, Scott Glenn, Sam Neill
1990, 134 min.

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17. Crash Dive
Directed by Archie Mayo
Tyrone Power, Anne Baxter, Jean Hewlett, Dana Andrews
1943, 106 min.

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

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

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

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22. 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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23. 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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24. Operation Pacific
Directed by George Waggner
John Wayne, Patricia Neal, Ward Bond, Scott Forbes
1951, 111 min.

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25. Killers and the Killed: Victory in the Atlantic, 1943-1945
Producer: NBC
1952, 30 min.
Description: Victory at Sea is a series of 26 30-minute episodes produced in the early 1950s from World War II footage of Allied and Axis naval operations. This segment covers the Battle of the Atlantic from 1943 ...

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26. Submarines (Weapons at War)
Producer: History Channel, 50 min.
Description: From the publisher: "The very first submarines were wooden-skinned, hand-powered vessels barely large enough to hold a single person. ...

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