Submarine Movies L – S

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

LandfallLandfall, 1949, 1 hr 28 min

Rick (Michael Denison) is a costal command pilot patrolling the English Channel for U-Boats. He sinks what he believes is a German submarine, but which later proves to be British

MMen Without Womenen Without Women, 1930, 1 hr 17 min

Aboard the U.S. submarine S13 in the China seas, Chief Torpedoman Burke goes about his duties. In actuality, he is Quartermaine, the infamous former commander of the British ship Royal Scot, which was sunk by Germans with a Field Marshal aboard.

no imageMorning Departure, 1950, 1 hr 42 min

The crew of a submarine is trapped on the sea floor when it sinks. How can they be rescued before they run out of air?

Murphy’s WarMurphy's War, 1971, 1 hr 45 min

Murphy is the sole survivor of his crew, that has been decimated by a German U-Boat in the closing days of World War II.

MMystery Submarine (1950)ystery Submarine (1950), 1950, 1 hr 18 min

Posing as an ex-German medical officer, a U.S. Navy Intelligence Officer sets out to rescue a kidnapped scientist.

Mystery Submarine (1963)Mystery Submarine (1963), 1963, 1 hr 32 min

This routine wartime drama is set at sea and involves a British convoy trying to elude a group of German U-Boats. After one of the U-Boats is singled out and captured, the British admiral in charge of the current operation hits upon an ingenious but almost suicidal way of defeating the Nazi boats.

OctopusOctopus, 2000, 1 hr 40 min

While on a top secret mission to deliver a shadowy international terrorist to American authorities, the crew of a nuclear submarine, along with a young female octopus expert, faces a living nightmare when the ship passes through a Bermuda Triangle-like portal known as the Devil’s Eye.

On the Beach (1959)On the Beach (1959), 1959, 2 hr 14 min

The residents of Australia after a global nuclear war must come to terms with the fact that all life will be destroyed in a matter of months

On the Beach (2000)On the Beach (2000), 2000, 1 hr. 49 min

Remake of 1959 movie. Well, the world has finally managed to blow itself up. Only Australia has been spared from nuclear destruction and a gigantic wave of radiation is floating in on the breezes. Only 2 months are left. One American sub located in the Pacific has survived and is met with disdain by the Australians when it arrives. All of the calculations of Australia’s most renowned scientist (Bryan Brown) says the country is at doomsday – get ready. more at

no imageOperation Disaster / Morning Departure, 1950, 1 hr 42 min

The crew of a submarine is trapped on the sea floor when it sinks. How can they be rescued before they run out of air?

Operation PacifiOperation Pacificc, 1951, 1 hr 51 min

Submarine commander Duke Gifford feels guilty in the death of his former commanding officer, as well as about his failed marriage.

Operation PetticoatOperation Petticoat, 1959, 2 hr 04 min

World War 2 comedy about a submarine commander who finds himself stuck with a decrepit (and pink) sub, a con-man executive officer and a group of army nurses

Out of the DepthsOut of the Depths, 1945, 1 hr 01 min

An American submarine commanded by Captain Faversham (Jim Bannon) is under orders to proceed to Korea via the Sea of Japan.

PhantomPhantom, 2013, 1 hr 38 min

At the height of the cold war, the world holds its breath when a Soviet submarine armed with nuclear missiles goes missing in the Pacific. On board the vessel, the battle-tested captain and a rogue KGB agent are waging a life-and-death game of cat and mouse. With enemy forces closing in and time running out, the captain fights to keep control with nuclear armageddon hanging in the balance.

Phantom Submarine U-67Phantom Submarine U-67, 1931, 1 hr 10 min

A U.S. Navy captain searches for a sunken treasure in enemy waters.

Run Silent Run DeeRun Silent Run Deepp, 1958, 1 hr 33 min

Run silent, run deep is a term that accurately describes the mission of the submarine in this tense World War II drama. Commander Richardson (Clark Gable) is the only survivor when his sub is hit by a notorious Japanese destroyer dubbed Bongo Pete in the Bongo Straits of Japan.

SeaQuest DSVSeaQuest DSV, 1993, 1 hr 30 min

Captain Nathan Bridger is hauled out of retirement to command the new submarine SeaQuest, under the authority of the United Earth/Oceans Organization. His ship goes up against pirate forces commanded by Marilyn Stark, a former SeaQuest captain who tried to instigate a war.

Silent VenomSilent Venom, 2008, 1 hr 27 min

Tom Berenger, Luke Perry and Krista Allen face off against a slithering mass of lethal and aggressive snakes in this heart-stopping thrill ride set hundreds of feet below sea level.

SSpy In Blackpy In Black, 1939, 1 hr 17 min

When a German U-Boat captain is sent on a spying mission to the North of Scotland during World War One, he finds more than he bargained for in his contact, the local schoolmistress.

Sub DownSub Down, 1997, 1 hr 33 min

Twenty thousand leagues under the sea, without a paddle. A pair of civilians are the only hope for a nuclear submarine stuck thousands of feet beneath the polar ice cap

SubmarineSubmarine, 1928, 1 hr 33 min

This early movie from the acclaimed director Frank Capra tells the story of two navy friends who fall in love with the same girl. The break up of their friendship over this girl is only saved by a sinking submarine. When the diver of the two saves the other from dying on the submarine they finish their argument and ditch the girl.

Submarine 707R (animated)Submarine 707R (animated), 2004, 1 hr 40 min

SUBMARINE 707R captures the adventures of the Peace Keeping Navy (PKN) a diverse, all-ages group of representatives of the world’s nations. The PKN travels the ocean by submarine seeking out underwater villains and foiling their dastardly plans

Submarine AlertSubmarine Alert, 1943, 1 hr 25 min

Nazi spies use a stolen shortwave transmitter prototype to broadcast top secret shipping info to an offshore Japanese sub. To nab the spy ring, the Government has the West Coast’s top radio engineers fired and shadowed to see if the Nazis recruit them to complete work on the prototype radio.

SSubmarine Attackubmarine Attack, 1954, 1 hr 26 min

During WWII, handsome young Italian sub commander and his crew torpedo Allied freighters and transport ships for the Axis then rescue the occasional survivor and treat them humanely while seeking a safe place to put them ashore.

Submarine BaseSubmarine Base, 1943, 1 hr 05 min

A fishing trader’s curiosity becomes the catalyst for action and adventure in the rough seas. A remote island serves as a disguise for an enemy submarine base that was supposed to be kept top secret until our fishing arrives and blows the cover right out of the water.

Submarine CommandSubmarine Command, 1951, 1 hr 27 min

Set during the Korean War, the psychological conflicts of submarine Captain White (William Holden) outweigh his sea battles as he deals with his role in the death of two shipmates.

Submarine D-1Submarine D-1, 1937, 1 hr 38 min

This adventure-drama depicts the lives of the men who mans our nation’s submarines.

no imageSubmarine Hawk, 1992, 1 hr 23 min

When thirty first class Japanese fighting vessels mysteriously disappear, Allied intelligence suspects the enemy is manuevering for a major assault. Lieutenant Commander Turner is in charge of finding out.

Submarine PatrolSubmarine Patrol, 1938, 1 hr 35 min

A naval officer is demoted for negligence and put in command of a run-down submarine chaser and with a motley crew.

Submarine RaiderSubmarine Raider, 1942, 1 hr 04 min

A Girl On A Sub Plays Desperate Hide-And-Seek With The Japs… To Save PEARL HARBOR!

no imageSubmarine Seahawk, 1958, 1 hr 23 min

For his first command in the Pacific war a by-the-book officer is ordered to take his submarine on a reconnaissance mission to locate a fleet of Japanese fighting ships the Allies have lost track of.

Submarine X-1Submarine X-1, 1968, 1 hr 29 min

After losing a submarine and fifty crew in a battle with a German ship during WWII, a Royal Navy officer gets a second chance in a daring raid with midget subs.

no imageSubmerged (2001), 2001, 1 hr 35 min

A moment by moment account of the sinking and rescue of the crew of the submarine USS Squalus which was the first rescue of living crew on a submarine.

SubmergedSubmerged (2005), 2005, 1 hr 34 min

Chris Kody, the world’s best mercenary, is freed from prison — but there’s a catch. Kody must use his lethal weapons and fighting skills to stop a group of terrorists who have taken over a nuclear sub. more at imdb