A story in which Cmdr. Duke Gifford, skipper of the submarine USS Thunderfish, ponders over the death of his commanding officer and his failed marriage during a mission in World War II. World War Two Lieutenant Commander Duke Gifford (John Wayne), the skipper of USS Thunderfish, is dedicated to his navy command. However, as he leads a dangerous assault against the Japanese, he must battle his own inner demons: haunted by the death of his ex-commander; and guilt-stricken at the neglect of his wife (Patricia Neal), who waits onshore for his return.
Starring: John Wayne, Patricia Neal, Ward Bond, Scott Forbes, Philip Carey, Paul Picerni, William Campbell, Martin Milner, Cliff Clark, Jack Pennick
Trailer - 1. Original Theatrical Trailer
Release Date: 21 July 2003
Certificate: U - Universal - Suitable for all
Running Time: 104 minutes
Production Year: 1951
Main Language: English