Approved | | Action, Drama, War
A U.S. sub commander, obsessed with sinking a certain Japanese ship, butts heads with his first officer and crew.
Albert Salmi was first choice for the role of Mueller, but dropped out due to a personality clash with Clark Gable.
I see by this report that you called Mr. Cartwright an "ass."
Yeoman 1st Class Mueller: Yes, sir.
Commander Richardson: An officer?
Yeoman 1st Class Mueller: That's right sir.
Commander Richardson: Mueller, you're a damn fool.
Torpedo tubes on submarines are numbered odd on the port side and even on the starboard side. When they fire #1, it comes out the starboard side from # 2 tube. In fact, all the shots come out of the same tube.
Opening credits: "Bungo Straits Near the Coast of Japan 1942"