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USN nuclear sub USS Tigerfish must rush to the North Pole to rescue the staff of Drift Ice Station Zebra weather station.
Actors Gregory Peck, David Niven, Edmond O'Brien and George Segal were originally attached to this picture but none ended up appearing in it. Peck and Niven had starred in the earlier successful Alistair MacLean adaptation The Guns of Navarone (1961).
There's one thing that cannot happen on board a submarine by accident... is both ends of a torpedo tube open to the sea at the same time!
David Jones: You cross-connect the hydraulic manifold to the outside door mechanism so that the indicator reads shut when the...
The Soviet commander says that the capsule is the property of the "Union of Soviet Socialistic Republics". The correct word is "socialist". One would expect that a bi-lingual high-ranking Soviet officer would know the name of his own country - in English as well as Russian.
Originally shown in theaters with an opening overture, which has been restored for the 2005 DVD release.