Above Us the Waves (1955)

10/26/1956 (US) War 1h 39m
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Their Orders...Sink the Tirpitz!

Overview

In World War II, the greatest threat to the British navy is the German battleship Tirpitz. While anchored in a Norwegian fjord, it is impossible to attack by conventional means, so a plan is hatched for a special commando unit to attack it, using midget submarines to plant underwater explosives.

  1. Ralph Thomas

    Director

  2. Robin Estridge

    Screenplay

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  1. John Mills

    John Mills

    Commandant Fraser

  2. John Gregson

    John Gregson

    Lieutenant Alec Duffy

  3. Donald Sinden

    Donald Sinden

    Lieutenant Tom Corbett

  4. James Robertson Justice

    James Robertson Justice

    Admiral Ryder

  5. Michael Medwin

    Michael Medwin

    Smart

  6. Theodore Bikel

    Theodore Bikel

    German Officer

  7. James Kenney

    James Kenney

    Abercrombie

  8. William Russell

    William Russell

    Ramsey

  9. O.E. Hasse

    O.E. Hasse

    Captain of the Tirpitz

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Above Us the Waves
Above Us the Waves

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Original Language English

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