Submarine Movies A – C

Showing: Poster, Title, Year, Length, Plot Outline, Availability


20,000 Leagues Under The Sea (1916)20,000 Leagues Under The Sea (1916), 1916, 1 hr 45 min

Captain Nemo has built a fantastic submarine for his mission of revenge. He has traveled over 20,000 leagues in search of Charles Denver – a man who caused the death of Princess Daaker.

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20,000 Leagues Under The Sea (1954)20,000 Leagues Under The Sea (1954), 1954, 1 hr 07 min

A ship sent to investigate a wave of mysterious sinking’s encounters the advanced submarine, the Nautilaus, commanded by Captain Nemo.

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20,000 Leagues Under The Sea (1973)20,000 Leagues Under The Sea (1973), 1973, 1 hr 00 min

Animated version of Jules Verne’s classic. Teacher and sailor, hired by US Government to destroy a submarine monster, are captured by Captain Nemo and taken to a fantastic adventure underseas on Nautilus submarine.


20,000 Leagues Under The Sea (1985)20,000 Leagues Under The Sea (1985), 1985, 1 hr 00 min

Whimsical version of Jules Verne’s classic novel has been put to animation. When Captain Nemo takes a professor and a stout-hearted sailor captive, he doesn’t count on the change of heart he would experience after the sailor rescues him from a giant squid. Against all odds, the captain decides to share his vast nautical knowledge with the rest of the world.

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20,000 Leagues Under The Sea (1995)20,000 Leagues Under The Sea (1995), 1995, 1 hr 36 min

In 1868, a professor’s search for a sea monster leads to an encounter with a high-tech submarine and its mad commander.


20,000 Leagues Under The Sea (1997)20,000 Leagues Under The Sea (1997), 1997, 2 hr 38 min

The year is 1886 and New England’s fishing harbor is the scene for a “creature of unknown origin” destroying all ships at sea. It is the job of a curious marine expert, Professor Pierre Aronnax and the iron-willed sailor, Ned Land to learn the truth of the “monster” roaming the depths of the ocean.

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20,000 Leagues Under The Sea (2002)20,000 Leagues Under The Sea (2002), 2002, 1 hr 14 min

This 2002 feature, originally broadcast on Nickelodeon, is an animated version of the story that finds Captain Nemo and his amazing ship, The Nautilus, plunging to the depths of the ocean and encountering many dangers along the way. This disc might be the best way to introduce children to the classic Verne story.

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Above Us the WavesAbove Us the Waves, 1955, 1 hr 32 min

The attack by British midget submarines on the German battleship “Tirpitz” in a Norwegian fjord during the Second World War.

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Agent RedAgent Red, 2000, 1 hr 35 min

Captain Matt Hendricks and Dr. Linda Christian are locked in a submarine with Russian terrorists that threaten to launch a chemical virus on US territory.

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Airboss III: The PaybackAirboss III: The Payback, 1999, 1 hr 33 min

An American attack submarine on patrol in the South China Sea intercepts an SOS from a Russian freighter.


American Heroes: SubmarinesAmerican Heroes: Submarines, 2002, 1 hr 31 min

During a routine training exercise, a U.S. submarine collides with a Russian craft. As the ship makes its way back to shore–where the captain will be court-martialed–they find themselves being pursued by another Russian sub which has been taken over by terrorists.

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Around the World under the SeaAround the World under the Sea, 1966, 1 hr 50 min

The crew of a five-man submarine travels the world oceans, planting sensors on the ocean floor to warn scientists of any impending earthquakes.

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Assault on a QueenAssault on a Queen, 1966, 1 hr 46 min

Deep sea diver Mark Brittain is hired to find a sunken treasure ship in the Bahamas but discovers a disabled German submarine instead. The people who employed Mark decide to restore the sub and use it to hold up the Queen Mary by threatening to torpedo the ship

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Assault On The WayneAssault On The Wayne, 1971, 1 hr 14 min

Aboard the nuclear submarine USS Anthony Wayne. It’s commander (Leonard Nimoy) is leading the Wayne to an unknown destination for a top secret mission, but on their way his recurring headaches and seemingly ill health (and psyche) worries the crew.


Battle of the Coral SeaBattle of the Coral Sea, 1959, 1 hr 20 min

This movie is the prequel to the 1976 movie Midway. On May 8, 1942, the Allies won the first major battle of the Pacific War.

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BelowBelow, 2002, 1 hr 45 min

In 1943, the crew of the U.S.S. Tiger Shark, an American submarine in the Atlantic, rescues three survivors. After suffering damage from a barrage of Nazi depth charges a series of increasingly spooky occurrences begin to rattle everybody aboard.

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Black SeaBlack Sea, 2014, 1 hr 54 min

Jude Law stars in a suspenseful adventure about a rogue submarine captain who pulls together a misfit crew to go after a sunken treasure rumored to be lost in the depths of the Black Sea. As greed and desperation take control onboard their claustrophobic vessel, the increasing uncertainty of the mission causes the men to turn on each other to fight for their own survival.

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Captain Nemo and the Underwater CityCaptain Nemo and the Underwater City, 1969, 1 hr 45 min

Some survivors of a drowning ship are rescued by Captain Nemo and his submarine crew. They are taken to an underwater city, where they may be trapped for the rest of their lives.

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Counter MeasuresCounter Measures, 1998, 1 hr 30 min

US Navy medical officer Jake Fuller is detailed for a goodwill visit aboard a Russian submarine. But he and his companion, Lt. Swain, end up alone among terrorists, who have taken over the submarine and threaten to fire its nuclear weapons.

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Crash DiveCrash Dive (1943), 1943, 1 hr 46 min

Leading a reckless crew on the war’s most daring mission! Battling death in a depth-bombed submarine! Blasting Nazis on a bold Commando raid! Finding love in precious, stolen moments!

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Crash Dive (1996)Crash Dive (1996), 1996, 1 hr 30 min

The crew of the nuclear submarine USS Ulysses rescues supposed victims of a boat disaster, but the victims turn out to be terrorists intent on capturing nuclear weapons aboard the sub. Only a former SEAL, now a submarine consultant, can save the crew by sliding aboard while the sub is underwater.

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Crimson TideCrimson Tide, 1995, 1 hr 56 min

On a US nuclear missile sub, a young first officer stages a mutiny to prevent his trigger happy captain from launching his missiles before confirming his orders to do so.

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