Approved | | Comedy, Drama, War
During WW2, Lt. Rip Crandall, who was a yachtsman before the war, takes command of the USS Echo, a sailing ship, for a secret mission in waters patrolled by Japanese warships.
Opening credits: Although this picture is based upon fact, many of the characters and incidents utilized therein are fictional. Any similarity to other persons living or dead is purely coincidental.
If you remember Pearl Harbor, you'll recall that in the year that followed the Japanese were almost invincible. Early in 1943, however, they were checked. Stopped cold by the Marines at Guadalcanal, the Navy in the Coral Sea, and the Allied armies ...
In the opening sequence, the narrator mentions "cruisers of the Boise class." The USS Boise was a Brooklyn-class light cruiser; there were no cruisers of the Boise class.
Opening credits: THE WACKIEST SHIP IN THE ARMY...................IN THE ARMY?