Submarine Command (The Submarine Story) (1951) - Rotten Tomatoes

Submarine Command (The Submarine Story) (1951)

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In this Korean War-era drama, a submarine commander reels from the guilt at having made a bad decision on the day WW II ended. His choice caused two officers to needlessly die. When the Korean conflict erupts, the commander gets a chance to redeem himself.

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Cast

William Holden
as Commander White
William Bendix
as Petty Officer Boyer
Don Taylor
as Lieutenant Commander Peter Morris
Arthur Franz
as Lt. Carlson
Darryl Hickman
as Ens. Wheelwright
Peggy Webber
as Mrs. Alice Rice
Moroni Olsen
as Rear Adm. Joshua Rice
Jack Kelly
as Lt. Barton
Don Dunning
as Quartermaster Perkins
Jerry Paris
as Sgt. Gentry
Charles Meredith
as Adm. Tobias
Walter Reed
as Chief O'Flynn
Noel Neill
as Mrs. Sue Carlson
Fred Zendar
as Frogman
John Close
as Frogman
George D. Wallace
as Chief Herb Bixby
Harold Fong
as Korean Officer
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Critic Reviews for Submarine Command (The Submarine Story)

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Routine war drama.

Full Review… | August 5, 2009
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Audience Reviews for Submarine Command (The Submarine Story)

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Stock war story with the advantage of having William Holden in the lead. This is the kind of picture that was cranked out by all the studios at the time. Compactedly put together and told usually built around an established star to keep them in the spotlight while a more prestigious film was either put together or sought. Fine of it's type but that type is average.

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