R | | Adventure, Drama, Thriller
The claustrophobic world of a WWII German U-boat; boredom, filth and sheer terror.
The only film that year to be Oscar nominated for Best Director, but not Best Picture.
Captain of the 'Weser':
So, what's it like down there, in a submarine?
Der Leitende: It's... quiet.
Captain of the 'Weser': Quiet? Hmm.
On the submarine rail to carry the twin 7.92 MG 42 machine guns there was an American .50 caliber Browning.
German, English, French
$68,369 (USA) (6 April 1997)
$11,487,676 (USA) (9 November 2013)