Submarine Alert (1943)

Submarine Alert (1943)

Not Rated 66 minutes
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Nazi spies use a stolen shortwave transmitter prototype to broadcast top secret shipping info to an offshore Japanese sub. To nab the spy ring, the Government has the West Coast's top radio engineers fired and shadowed to see if the Nazis recruit them to … View More
Genres Suspense
Director Frank McDonald
Starring Richard Arlen, Wendy Barrie, Nils Asther, Roger Pryor View More
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Movie Summary

Nazi spies use a stolen shortwave transmitter prototype to broadcast top secret shipping info to an offshore Japanese sub. To nab the spy ring, the Government has the West Coast's top radio engineers fired and shadowed to see if the Nazis recruit them to complete work on the prototype radio.
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Movie Details

Genres Suspense
Director Frank McDonald
Starring Richard Arlen, Wendy Barrie, Nils Asther, Roger Pryor, Abner Biberman, Marc Lawrence, John Miljan, Ralph Sanford, Dwight Frye
Studio Name Echelon Studios
Release Date 1943
VUDU Release Date 04/04/2012
Rating Not Rated About Ratings
Running Time 66 minutes
Language English

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