KEITH'S LIST OF 80 FILMS OR T.V. PRODUCTIONS INVOLVING SUBMARINESby tooner349 | created - 26 Feb 2016 | updated - 18 Jun 2016 | Public
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2. The Abyss (1989)
PG-13 | 145 min | Adventure, Drama, Mystery
A civilian diving team is enlisted to search for a lost nuclear submarine and face danger while encountering an alien aquatic species.
Votes: 153,157 | Gross: $54.46M
3. Aliens of the Deep (2005)
G | 100 min | Documentary, Family
James Cameron teams up with NASA scientists to explore the Mid-Ocean Ridge, a submerged chain of mountains that band the Earth and are home to some of the planet's most unique life forms.
Votes: 2,558 | Gross: $8.97M
4. Around the World Under the Sea (I) (1966)
G | 110 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
The crew of a five-man submarine travels the world oceans, planting sensors on the ocean floor to warn scientists of any impending earthquakes.
7. The Bedford Incident (1965)
Approved | 102 min | Drama, Thriller
An American destroyer Captain is determined to confront a Soviet submarine caught violating territorial waters. Perhaps too determined.
50 min | Documentary
Interactive exploration of the climactic Hunter Killer attack featured in the Season Two finale of Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles (2008). Four simultaneous points of view show all ... See full summary »
10. Crash Dive (1996 Video)
R | 90 min | Action, Drama, Thriller
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... See full summary »
11. Crimson Tide (1995)
R | 116 min | Action, Drama, Thriller
On a U.S. 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.
Votes: 94,694 | Gross: $91.40M
14. Fantastic Voyage (1966)
PG | 100 min | Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
A scientist is nearly assassinated. In order to save him, a submarine is shrunken to microscopic size and injected into his blood stream with a small crew. Problems arise almost as soon as they enter the bloodstream.
15. The Frogmen (1951)
Approved | 96 min | Adventure, Drama, War
The new commander of a Navy Underwater Demolition Team--nicknamed "Frogmen"--must earn the respect of the men in his unit, who are still grieving over the death of their former commander and resentful of the new one.
16. Ghosts of the Abyss (2003)
G | 61 min | Documentary, Family
James Cameron and Bill Paxton, director and actor of the 1997 film Titanic, travel to the final undersea resting place of the ill-fated ship of dreams.
Votes: 4,758 | Gross: $17.09M
The Great Adventure (1963–1964)
60 min | Drama
During the Civil War, an engineer working for the Confederacy develops a primitive submarine that can evade the Union ships blockading Southern ports.
20. The Hunley (1999 TV Movie)
94 min | Action, Drama, History
During the siege of Charleston of 1864, Confederate submarine H.L. Hunley becomes the first submersible to sink an enemy warship in wartime.
History's Mysteries (1998–2011)
Raise the Hunley
TV-PG | Documentary, History, Mystery
This History Channel special details the creation of the world's first successful attack submarine, by the Confederate army in 1864. It also brings the story into the present-day by ... See full summary »
23. The Hunt for Red October (1990)
PG | 135 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller
In November 1984, the Soviet Union's best submarine Captain in their newest sub violates orders and heads for the U.S. Is he trying to defect or to start a war?
Votes: 166,418 | Gross: $122.01M
The True Story (2003– )
The Hunt for Red October
TV-14 | 46 min | Documentary, History
Join us as we investigate a Soviet officer's revolt at sea, a remarkable event that inspired the "The Hunt for Red October." Experience stories of bravery, tragedy and Soviet secrecy ... See full summary »
Director: Sean Smith
26. Innerspace (1987)
PG | 120 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
A hapless store clerk must foil criminals to save the life of the man who, miniaturized in a secret experiment, was accidentally injected into him.
Votes: 50,536 | Gross: $25.89M
31. Lifeboat (1944)
Not Rated | 97 min | Drama, War
Several survivors of a torpedoed merchant ship in World War II find themselves in the same lifeboat with one of the U-boat men who sunk it.
34. Dark Secrets of the Lusitania (2012)
Within 20 minutes of being hit, RMS Lusitania was at the bottom of the ocean and 1200 people were dead. Can a high-tec dive expedition done a light on one of history's darkest moments?
35. The Fifth Missile (1986 TV Movie)
150 min | Drama, Thriller
The crew of a Trident missile submarine, on a training mission simulating an attack on Russia, is stricken by toxic poisoning. One of the poison's effects is to make its victims hallucinate... See full summary »
36. Lusitania: 18 Minutes That Changed the World (2015 TV Movie)
TV-PG | 49 min | Documentary, History, War
Lusitania: an ocean liner to rival Titanic. On May 7th 1915 11 miles off the Old Head of Kinsale she was struck by a single torpedo from a German U-boat. 18 minutes later she was gone: a ... See full summary »
37. K-19: The Widowmaker (2002)
PG-13 | 138 min | Drama, History, Thriller
When Russia's first nuclear submarine malfunctions on its maiden voyage, the crew must race to save the ship and prevent a nuclear disaster.
Votes: 56,239 | Gross: $35.17M
38. K-19: Doomsday Submarine (2002 TV Movie)
TV-PG | 52 min | Documentary, History
The disastrous first combat patrol of the K-19, the Soviet Union's first atomic-powered nuclear missile submarine.
39. The Making of 'K-19: The Widowmaker' (2002 Video)
20 min | Documentary, Short
A making-of piece that features an overview of the film and the history of the real-life story behind it, the quality of the cast, shooting segments in Russia, transforming a decayed ... See full summary »
42. Mission of the Shark: The Saga of the U.S.S. Indianapolis (1991 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 100 min | Action, Drama, History
True story of the sinking of the U.S.S. Indianapolis, its crew's struggle to survive the sharks and exposure, and the captain's scape-goat court-martial.
43. Raise the Titanic (1980)
PG | 115 min | Action, Drama, Thriller
To obtain a supply of a rare mineral, a ship raising operation is conducted for the only known source, the R.M.S. Titanic.
Votes: 3,628 | Gross: $14.82M
48 min | Documentary, History, War
A documentary history of the development and deployment of the Cold War's ultimate weapon: the nuclear missile submarine. Features interviews with Navy veterans and footage never-before-seen by the public.
45. Rickover: The Birth of Nuclear Power (2014)
TV-PG | 116 min | Biography
Combative, provocative, and searingly blunt, Admiral Hyman G. Rickover was a flamboyant maverick and a unique American hero. When few thought it possible, then-Captain Rickover harnessed ... See full summary »
47. Shame (2013)
90 min | Drama
Set against the serene frozen tundras of the Arctic, a group of desperate sailor's wives wait patiently for their husbands return from sea. As bad news knock on their door, one woman finds ... See full summary »
89 min | Documentary | Completed
A dramatic exploration of the Cold War transition from World War diesel submarines to the technological wonders of nuclear submarines in the 20th century as vividly revealed by fifteen ... See full summary »