Naval Warfare Movies

The Navy Comes Through

Director: Edward Sutherland
Starring: Pat O'Brien, George Murphy, Jane Wyatt, Jackie Cooper

Published: 1942
Country: USA
Length: 82 min.
Keywords: WWII, Feature

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An Atlantic-based merchant ship and its Navy gunnery crew capture a U-boat supply ship and lure two U-boats to their doom.


Filmed in wartime, this feature was designed to showcase the U.S. Navy and its exploits against the enemy. The film earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Special Effects and incorporates newsreel footage. Based on a story by Borden Chase.