Submarine Movies T – Z

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

The AbyssThe Abyss, 1989, 1 hr 26 min

A civilian diving team are enlisted to search for a lost nuclear submarine and face danger while encountering an alien aquatic species.

The Atomic SubmarineThe Atomic Submarine, 1959, 1 hr 12 min

Ships mysteriously disappear on route across the Arctic Sea, and a specially-equipped submarine is sent to investigate.

The Bedford IncidenThe Bedford Incidentt, 1965, 1 hr 42 min

Richard Widmark plays a hardened cold-warrior and captain of the American destroyer USS Bedford. Sidney Poitier is a reporter given permission to interview the captain during a routine patrol.

The Enemy BelowThe Enemy Below, 1957, 1 hr 38 min

During World War II, an American destroyer meets a German U-Boat. Both captains are good ones, and the engagement lasts for a considerable time

The Fifth MissileThe Fifth Missile, 1986, 2 hr 30 min

The crew of a Polaris submarine, on a training mission simulating an attack on Russia, is stricken by toxic poisoning.

The Flying Missile (aka The Flying Fish)The Flying Missile (aka The Flying Fish), 1950, 1 hr 31 min

Fictional account of the role played by a somewhat impetuous US Naval commander in developing the first means of launching missiles from submarines.

no imageThe Frogmen, 1951, 1 hr 36 min

In this World War II drama a strict navy commander is assigned to replace the popular senior officer of a group of underwater demolition divers—better known as frogmen.

The HunleyThe Hunley, 1999, 2 hr 00 min

CSS Hunley tells the incredible true story of the crew of the manually propelled submarine CSS Hunley, during the siege of Charleston of 1864

The Hunt For Red OctoberThe Hunt For Red October, 1990, 2 hr 14 min

In 1984, the USSR’s best submarine captain in their newest sub violates orders and heads for the USA. Is he trying to defect, or to start a war?

The Inside ManThe Inside Man, 1984, 2 hr 30 min

Suspicions are on alert when the disappearance of a high-tech laser device used in nuclear submarines is discovered. The situation escalates between two superpowers in neutral Sweden, and an investigator (Dennis Hopper) is hired to find the laser and the culprit. Based on an actual terrifying event…

The Land That Time ForgotThe Land That Time Forgot, 1975, 1 hr 30 min

During World War I, a German U-boat sinks a British ship and takes the survivors on board. After it takes a wrong turn, the submarine takes them to the unknown land of Caprona, where they find dinosaurs and neanderthals

no imageThe Last U-Boat, 1990, 1 hr 39 min

Near the end of the war a lone U-Boat is sent from Germany to japan carring plutonium needed for a japanies A-Bomb.

The Last U-BoatThe Life Aquatic, 2004, 1 hr 58 min

With a plan to exact revenge on a mythical shark that killed his partner, oceanographer Steve Zissou rallies a crew that includes his estranged wife, a journalist, and a man who may or may not be his son using a WWII converted submarine.

The Mysterious IslandThe Mysterious Island, 1929, 1 hr 35 min

On a volcanic island near the kingdom of Hetvia rules Count Dakkar, a benevolent leader and scientist who has eliminated class distinction among the island’s inhabitants. Dakkar, his daughter Sonia and her fiance, engineer Nicolai Roget have designed a submarine which Roget pilots on its initial voyage just before the island is overrun by Baron Falon, despotic ruler of Hetvia

The RescueThe Rescue, 1988, 1 hr 27 min

A team of Navy Seals are sent to destroy a disabled submarine so it will not fall into the “wrong” hands.

The RiftThe Rift, 1990, 1 hr 19 min

An experimental submarine, the “Siren II”, with a very experienced crew is sent to find out what happened to the “Siren I”.

The Russians are Coming! The Russians are Coming!The Russians are Coming! The Russians are Coming!, 1966, 2 hr 06 min

Without hostile intent, a Soviet sub runs aground off New England. Men are sent for a boat, but many villagers go into a tizzy, risking bloodshed.

The Silent Service (animated)The Silent Service (animated), 1995, 1 hr 40 min

The U.S. and Japan are pitted against a nuclear submarine of their own creation when the seagoing vessel’s crew members declare independence from their respective homelands.

The Spy Who Loved MeThe Spy Who Loved Me, 1977, 2 hr 05 min

The British discover that someone has perfected a way of tracking submerged submarines and is offering the technology to the highest bidder.

The ValiantThe Valiant, 1962, 1 hr 20 min

Having placed mines on the hull of a British warship whilst it is safe in harbour during the second World War , the two man crew of an Italian miniature submarine are captured and held prisoner whist the crew try and discover the nature of their mission.

Torpedo AlleyTorpedo Alley, 1953, 1 hr 24 min

Carrier pilot Lieutenant Bob Bingham (Mark Stevens) is rescued at sea by a submarine after he freezes at the controls and crashes

Torpedo RunTorpedo Run, 1958, 1 hr 36 min

The commander of an American submarine during World War II sets out to destroy the Japanese Aircraft carrier which launched the attack on Pearl Harbour. His wife and child have been captured by the Japanese and they are using them and other prisoners of war as human shields for the carrier.

Trapped in a SubmarineTrapped in a Submarine, 1931, 1 hr 03 min

Inspired by the real-life Poseidon submarine disaster. A British sub, chugging its way through Chinese waters, is broadsided by a cargo boat and water fills the doomed vessel.

Two-Man SubmarineTwo-Man Submarine, 1944, 1 hr 02 min

Robert B. Williams is a scientist on an unnamed South Pacific island making penicillin out of jungle mold. Before long an unidentified plane flies over the island and a figure parachutes out and a man washes ashore and is accepted as a crewman from a torpedoed American ship. Later, Williams is murdered and a two-man Japanese submarine (with five or six Germans on board plus the two Japanese crewmen) is lurking offshore…

U-571U-571, 2000, 1 hr 56 min

A German submarine is boarded by disguised American submariners trying to capture their Enigma cipher machine

U-Boat PrisonerU-Boat Prisoner, 1944, 1 hr 06 min

An American sailor is taken prisoner by a Nazi submarine.

Undersea KingdomUndersea Kingdom, 1936, 3 hr 46 min

Professor Norton has determined that earthquakes disturbing the nation are emanating from the undersea kingdom of Atlantis. Accompanied by young naval officer Crash Corrigan, he takes off to investigate in a rocket-powered submarine.

Up PeriscopeUp Periscope, 1959, 1 hr 52 min

Lieutenant Braden discovers that Sally, the woman he’s been falling in love with, has actually been checking out his qualifications to be a U.S. Navy frogman. He must put his personal life behind him after being assigned to be smuggled into a Japanese-held island via submarine to photograph radio codes.

USS Poseidon – Phantom BelowUSS Poseidon - Phantom Below, 2005, 1 hr 35 min

In the cold dark waters of north korea a u.S.S navy fast attack submarine meets with a mysterious disaster – its attacked & nearly sunk by an ominous stealth submarine resulting in the deaths of the executive officer & the engingeering officer.

USS SeaviperUSS Seaviper, 2013, 1 hr 42 min

September, 1944. The backs of the Axis alliance have been broken – or have they? The USS SEAVIPER (one of the Navy’s wolf pack submarines) is sent on a top secret rescue mission searching for downed pilots and discovers German and Japanese troops together on an island in the Pacific. The Axis Alliance has all the ingredients for the ultimate weapon. Will they be able to change the tide of the war?

Voyage To The Bottom Of The SeaVoyage To The Bottom Of The Sea, 1961, 1 hr 45 min

Admiral Nelson takes a brand new atomic submarine through its paces. When the Van Allen radiation belt catches fire, the admiral must find a way to beat the heat or watch the world go up in smoke.

We Dive at DawnWe Dive at Dawn, 1943, 1 hr 38 min

The crew of HMS submarine Sea Tiger are recalled for a special mission: sink the new German battleship Brandenburg. En route, they learn that their target has entered the heavily defended Baltic; rather than fail, they follow it. Tension builds as they approach their target.

Western ApproachesWestern Approaches, 1944, 1 hr 23 min

A factual film depicting the hazards faced by the merchant seamen, during the Second World War, who risked their lives to bring in vital supplies to Britain.

YYuryeong (Phantom The Submarine)uryeong (Phantom The Submarine), 1999, 1 hr 50 min

Phantom…Korea’s first nuclear submarine. Armed with nuclear weapons and a crew with no record of existence, it embarks on a do-or-die mission into the deep waters of the Pacific.