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1. 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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2. 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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3. Midway (Collector's Edition)
Directed by Jack Smight
Producer: Universal Studios
Charlton Heston, Henry Fonda, Edward Albert, James Coburn, Glenn Ford
2001, 132 min.

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Description: Six months after the Japanese destroyed the U.S. Pacific fleet at Pearl Harbor, the Americans discovered the Japanese were planning to seize the Naval base at Midway Island--a perfect staging point fo ...

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4. 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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5. 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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6. Above Us the Waves
Directed by Ralph Thomas
John Mills, John Gregson, Donald Sinden, James Robertson Justice
1955, 92 min.

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7. Hunt for Red October, The
Directed by John McTiernan
Producer: Paramount
Sean Connery, Alec Baldwin, Sam Neill, Vlado Benden, Michael George Benko
2008, 135 min.
Description: Widescreen/Blu-Ray. PG rating. Hunt For Red October. A contemplative thriller by early 1990's standards, The Hunt For Red October was the first movie based on the successful Jack Ryan novels of Tom Cl ...

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

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9. 1941
Directed by Steven Spielberg
Dan Ackroyd, Ned Beatty, John Belushi, Lorraine Gary
1999, 118 min.

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10. Enemy Below, The
Directed by Dick Powell
Producer: 20th Century Fox
Robert Mitchum, Curt Jürgens, David Hedison, Theodore Bikel, Russell Collins
2004, 97 min.

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11. 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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12. 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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13. Cruel Sea, The
Directed by Charles Frend
Producer: Starz / Anchor Bay
Jack Hawkins, Donald Sinden, John Stratton, Denholm Elliott, John Warner
2006, 127 min.

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Description: In this acclaimed adaptation of Nicholas Monserrat's epic international bestseller, Jack Hawkins stars as the all-too-human commander of a small convoy escort vessel during the brutal Battle Of The No ...

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14. Up Periscope
Directed by Gordon Douglas
Producer: Warner Home Video
James Garner, Edmond O'Brien, Andra Martin, Alan Hale Jr., Carleton Carpenter
2006, 112 min.

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15. 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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16. Operation Petticoat
Directed by Blake Edwards
Cary Grant, Tony Curtis, Joan O'Brien, Dina Merrill
2001, 122 min.

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17. Eye of the Needle
Directed by Richard Marquand
Donald Sutherland, Stephen MacKenna, Philip Martin Brown, Kate Nelligan
2000, 111 min.

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18. In Harm's Way
Directed by Otto Preminger
Producer: Paramount
John Wayne, Kirk Douglas, Patricia Neal, Tom Tryon, Paula Prentiss
2001, 165 min.

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19. World War II in Color
Producer: Timeless Media Group
2007, 290 min.

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Description: When the war came to America in December of 1941, the film industry went to war along with the rest of the United States. These award-winning documentaries are the work of some of Hollywood's finest p ...

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20. Torpedo Run
Directed by Joseph Pevney
Ernest Borgnine, Diane Brewster, Richard Carlyle, Glenn Ford
1958, 98 min.

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

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22. 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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23. 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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24. Crash Dive
Directed by Archie Mayo
Producer: 20th Century Fox
Tyrone Power, Anne Baxter, Dana Andrews, James Gleason, Dame May Whitty.
2004, 105 min.

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Description: En route to submarine duty in Washington, naval officer Lt. Stewart (Tyrone Power) meets the enchanting Jean Hewitt (Anne Baxter). He begins a whirlwind courtship, unaware she is already engaged to t ...

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25. Battle of the Atlantic
Producer: BBC
2002, 146 min.

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Description: Hitler's submarines, his "Grey Wolves," made their first appearance in 1939, and by 1942 had brought the Allies to the brink of defeat. Churchill would later admit, "The only thing that ever really fr ...

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26. In Enemy Hands
Directed by Tony Giglio
William H. Macy, Lauren Holly, Scott Caan, Til Schweiger
2004, 94 min.

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27. Sea Wolves, The
Directed by Andrew V. McLaglen
Gregory Peck, Roger Moore, David Niven, Trevor Howard
1999, 120 min.

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Description: A U-boat plays a minor role in this all-star action film based on the true story of a World War II secret mission to destroy German radio ships in a neutral Indian harbor. British Intelligence officer ...

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

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29. 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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30. 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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