Up Periscope is a 1959 World War II submarine film drama directed by Gordon Douglas and starring James Garner, Edmond O'Brien, Andra Martin and Alan Hale, Jr. The film was made in WarnerScope and Technicolor, distributed by Warner Bros., and produced by Aubrey Schenck. The film's screenplay was written by Richard H. Landau and Robb White, having been adapted from White's novel of the same name.
Lt. Kenneth Braden (James Garner), a newly trained U.S. Navy Frogman, is unexpectedly ordered to report for duty without being able to notify his new girlfriend, Sally Johnson (Andra Martin), in whom he has taken a serious interest. He is informed that she is an officer of Naval Intelligence and was responsible for a recent confirmation of his character and fitness for a special mission.
|author||Richard H. Landau|
|editor||John F. Schreyer|
|events||Pacific War submarine warfare World War II|
|keywords||edmond o\'brien fight frogman kosrae naval intelligence pearl harbor radio station u.s. navy wait|
|producer||Aubrey Schenck Howard W. Koch|