Above Us the Waves (1955)


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Judging by the number of times it has shown up on TV, Above Us the Waves may be American viewers' favorite British war film. Most of the film is set in a British midget submarine, commandeered by John Mills. The sub's mission (together with its "fellow" vessels) is to sink the German battleship Tirpitz. This will be accomplished by the midget sub fleet sneaking into Norwegian waters, floating beneath the Tirpitz, then planting explosives. Only Mills' sub manages to complete the mission. Based on … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Action & Adventure, Classics
Directed By:
Written By: Charles Esme Thornton Warren, James D. Benson
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On DVD: May 3, 2011
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as Cmdr. Frazer

as Lt. Alec Duffy

as Lt. Tom Corbett

as Abercrombie

as Captain of the Tirpi...

as Diver Navigator X2

as German Officer

as McCleery

as Engineer X2

as Anderson

as No. 1 X2

as Officer Interpreter
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