The Sea Wolves
Warner Bros. (1980)
Action, History, War
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2 hr 0 mins Switzerland / English
DVD  Region 1   PG (Parental Guidance)
David Niven Col. W.H. Grice
Gregory Peck Col. Lewis Pugh
Patrick Macnee Major Crossley
Trevor Howard Jack Cartwright
Patrick Allen Colin Mackenzie
Martin Benson Mr. Montero
Roger Moore Capt. Gavin Stewart
George Mikell Ehrenfels Captain
Bernard Archard Underhill
Wolf Kahler Trompeta
Allan Cuthbertson Melborne
Faith Brook Mrs. Grice
Robert Hoffman U-Boat Captain
Dan van Husen First Officer
Jürgen Andersen First Officer
Andrew V. McLaglen
Producer Chris Chrisafis
Euan Lloyd
Writer Reginald Rose
James Leasor
Cinematography Tony Imi
Musician Roy Budd

This true story follows the exploits of a top secret British military mission to destroy Nazi radio ships in a neutral harbor during WWII. The daring plan is led by British Intelligence officers Col. Lewis Pugh (Gregory Peck) and Capt. Gavin Stewart (Roger Moore). Since the ships are in neutral territory the British Military command, while encouraging the scheme, must deny any knowledge of it if it fails. Pugh & Stewart enlist the aid of retired officer Col. Bill Grice (David Niven) & some of his former soldiers. On the pretext of being on a fishing expedition, these seemingly drunken old men in civilian clothing must board & destroy 3 Nazi ships, whose radio transmissions have resulted in Nazi submarines sinking allied ships. While Stewart arranges a diversion on shore, Pugh & Grice carry out the dangerous raid on and destruction of the Nazi ships.
Edition Details
Distributor Warner Brothers
Release Date 11/23/1999
Packaging Snap Case
Screen Ratio Anamorphic Widescreen (1.85:1)
Fullscreen (4:3)
Widescreen (1.85:1)
Subtitles English; English (Closed Captioned); French
Audio Tracks Dolby Digital Surround [English]
Dolby Surround [English]
Layers Dual Side, Dual Layer
No. of Discs/Tapes 1

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