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The working title of this film was Missing Submarine. Although a Hollywood Reporter chart places William Wright in the cast, his participation in the released film has not been confirmed. Another Hollywood Reporter news item notes that the Hawaiian scenes were filmed at Rancho Santa Ana in Southern California. To lend authenticity to the Pearl Harbor scenes, the film utilized footage taken near the U.S. Naval base that was originally shot for the picture Honolulu Lu, but was then held back for inclusion in this film, according to another Hollywood Reporter news item. For additional films dealing with the attack on Pearl Harbor, for Wake Island and consult the Subject Index.