About the film
submarine sea norway world war ii fjord royal navy battleship 1940s frogman
Above Us the Waves
Release Date: March 29, 1955
|Slogan||:||«Their Orders...Sink the Tirpitz!»|
|Production Companies||:||London Independent Producers|
|Producers||:||William MacQuitty, Earl St. John|
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.