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The Enemy Below(1957)

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Brief Synopsis

During World War II, the USS Haynes, an American destroyer escort discovers a German U-boat in the South Atlantic. A deadly duel between the two ships ensues, and Captain Murrell must draw upon all his experience to defeat the equally experienced German commander.

Cast & Crew

Dick Powell Director
Robert Mitchum Captain Murrell
Curt Jurgens Von Stolberg
Al Hedison Lt. Ware
Theodore Bikel Schwaffer
Russell Collins Doctor "Doc"
Kurt Kreuger Von Holem
Frank Albertson C.P.O. Crain
Biff Elliot Quartermaster
Alan Dexter Mackeson
Doug McClure Ensign Merry

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 25 Dec 1957
Release Date:  1957 Production Date:  [CinemaScope]
AFI Library; AFI*
Color/B&W:  Color (DeLuxe) Distributions Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Sound:  Stereo Production Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Duration(mins):  97-98 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • WWII Naval battle "The Enemy Below"

    Dave 2012-12-23

    I remember watching this movie when I was a kid growing up, I would take a guess the first time I watched it would have been when I was around 8 yrs old... MORE>

  • The Enemy Below (1957)

    James Higgins 2010-03-23

    I feel Robert Mitchum is the most under appreciated actor of his time. For some reason at that time he wasn't considered a skilled actor, all the... MORE>

  • Battle of Wits

    Steve 2008-04-16

    This a great film of two men trying to out-wit each other in order to survive a battle during WWII. Different as this is a naval battle, and there are not... MORE>