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1. 1941
Directed by Steven Spielberg
Dan Ackroyd, Ned Beatty, John Belushi, Lorraine Gary
1999, 118 min.

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

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3. U-571
Directed by Jonathan Mostow
Producer: Universal Studios
Jon Bon Jovi, Terrence "T.C." Carson, Tom Guiry, Harvey Keitel, Thomas Kretschmann
2008, 60 min.
Description: A U.S. Navy Captain and his crew are just beginning to enjoy 48 hours of leave when they receive word to immediately return to duty. On a top-secret assignment, they must disguise themselves as Nazis ...

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

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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. Morituri
Directed by Bernhard Wicki
Producer: 20th Century Fox
Marlon Brando, Yul Brynner, Janet Margolin, Trevor Howard, Martin Benrath
2004, 123 min.

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

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

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

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15. 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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16. Bedford Incident, The
Directed by James B. Harris
Richard Widmark, Sidney Poitier, James MacArthur, Martin Balsam
1965, 102 min.
Description: The captain of a US destroyer drives his crewmen to their limit while chasing a Soviet sub in Arctic waters during the Cold War. He is advised by a Bundesmarine Commodore who had been a U-boat ace dur ...

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

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

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19. 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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20. Forty-Ninth Parallel
Directed by Michael Powell
Anton Walbrook, Eric Portman, Leslie Howard, Raymond Massey, Laurence Olivier
1941, 107 min.
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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21. Hitler's Lost Sub
2000, 120 min.
Description: This documentary combines two stories: German U-boat warfare in the two world wars, and the search for the identity of a U-boat found off the coast of New Jersey in 1991. Footage from wartime propaga ...

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22. 1941
Directed by Steven Spielberg
Dan Ackroyd, Ned Beatty, John Belushi, Lorraine Gary
1979, 118 min.

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23. Design for War: The Battle for the Atlantic, 1939-1941
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 193 ...

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

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25. Submarines (Combat at Sea), The
Producer: A&E Home Video, 50 min.
Description: This documentary, part of the Combat at Sea series, presents the history and development of submarines from the U-boats of World War I to modern US missile subs. It demonstrates the pivotal role these ...

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26. Secrets of War: Intelligence

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

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