U47 - Kapitaenleutnant Prien (1958)

Genres - War  |   Sub-Genres - War Drama  |   Run Time - 91 min.  |   Countries - West Germany  |  
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This WW II drama chronicles the adventures of a German U-boat commander who launches a successful attack on a battleship in a Scottish bay and becomes a hero. Unfortunately, the British fight back and sink his submarine. The hero is then captured by the English. Their ship is then sunk by a different German U-boat which is in turn sunk by a British bomber.

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war, hero, submarine, commander