This film shares the leading actor, special effects supervisor and the special effects technique of putting live actor moving figures on the decks of the miniature ships using a traveling matte. Filmed in stunning technicolor and featuring the great tyrone power, along with fine support work by dana andrews, harry morgan, james gleason, and ben carter, crash dive is a feelgood actionromance yarn. It stars tyrone power, dana andrews, anne baxter, james gleason, may whitty and harry morgan. The film was the last for power, already enlisted in the united states marine corps, before assignment to recruit training. Imo, an interesting backstory showing wwii s impact on hollywood and hollywoods impact on war efforts. Featuring academy awardwinning special effects, this exciting, romantic war drama centers on the experiences of a pt boat. Crash dive full length action movie, entire feature film full length movies for free duration. Crash dive 1943 is really a romance movie disguised as a war movie by adding a few explosions at the end. Crash dive is a thoroughly enjoyable submarine film, provided that one approaches it in the right frame of mind. On leave before sailing, he meets schoolteacher jean hewlett and gives her a romantic rush. Crash diving from the surface to avoid attack has been largely rendered obsolete with the advent of nuclearpowered submarines, as they normally operate submerged. Crash dive 1943 original photo submarine ww2 fox film ebay. Crash dive full length action movie, entire feature film full length movies for free.
If you purchase multiple items please wait for a combined invoice from us so we can. Ball of fire movie 1941 barbara stanwyck, gary cooper, dana andrews. This is an original 8 x 10 20 x 25cm photo from the film crash dive 1943. The film was the last for power, already enlisted in the united states. Crash dive,1943 tyrone power, dana andrews scene youtube. Crash dive 1943 german submarines are targeting allied vessels in the atlantic, and in the midst of the fighting, a pair of american naval officers might be embarking on a very different kind of. It was directed by archie mayo, written by jo swerling and w. Mar 17, 2008 tyrone power and dana andrews star in this ww 2 action tale about a submarine and its crew. His trip to boot camp was delayed so he could finish the film. Its available to watch on tv, online, tablets, phone. Crash dive 1943 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. On leave before sailing, he meets schoolteacher jean hewlett and gives her a. Crash dive is presented as a submarine movie, but the sub story is more of a. Crash dive is directed by archie mayo and written by jo swerling and w.
The romantic subplot of this wwii melodrama, tyrone powers last film before going to war, is weak, but the action sequences in color are good. Crash dive1943 original theatrical trailer youtube. Crash dive is a world war ii film in technicolor released in 1943. November 23 british forces broadcasting service begins operation. That frame includes remembering that crash was made during war time and as such will be regarded justifiably by modern audiences as propagandistic. The working titles of this film were ss 111 and submarine school. German submarines are targeting allied vessels in the atlantic, and in the midst of the fighting, a pair of american naval officers might be embarking on a. Read the full synopsis of crash dive, 1943, directed by archie mayo, with tyrone power, anne baxter, dana andrews, at turner classic movies. Explosions which won it an oscar for special effects. Crash dive 1943 crash dive is a midwwii sub movie directed by archie mayo his only war movie. Once this little tidbit of information is disclosed, the two officers embark on a mission to destroy a nazi uboat responsible for laying mines in the north atlantic. See more ideas about classic hollywood, tyrone power and hollywood. Crash dive 1943 visual effects by 20th century foxs legendary head of special effects fred sersen. Filmed in stunning technicolor and featuring the great tyrone power, along with fine support work by dana andrews, harry morgan, james gleason, and ben carter, crash dive is a feelgood actionromance yarn that will stand up well to second or third viewings.
Featuring academy awardwinning special effects, this exciting, romantic war drama centers on the experiences of a pt boat commander who is reassigned to a connecticut submarine base by his uncle. The nonww ii submovie, the hunt for red october 1990 also won just the one oscar as did the ww 2 part submovie 49th parallel 1941, but for best original story. Please visit our store to browse for more original press photos and stills. A crash dive is a maneuver by a submarine in which the vessel submerges as quickly as possible to avoid attack. Cast and crew credits for crash dive, 1943, directed by archie mayo, with tyrone power, anne baxter, dana andrews, at turner classic movies. Against his personal preference, pt boat commander ward stewart is made executive officer of the submarine uss corsair. December 31 nycs times square greets frank sinatra at paramount theater. Crash dive is a midwwii sub movie directed by archie mayo his only war movie. Crash dive shows americas heart on its sleeve in 1943.
After the opening credits, a written prologue reads. When will they discover their mutual romantic rivalry. The overall paper size is approximately inches and the image size is approximately inches. Jan 04, 2016 against his personal preference, pt boat commander ward stewart is made executive officer of the submarine uss corsair. Neither the later pictures crash dive 1996 nor its sequel counter measures 1998 aka crash dive 2 are remakes of this film. Crash dive is not a realistic sub story like destination tokyo, but ok if you like amusing romance coupled with oldfashioned shootem upblowem up adventure stories.
January 3 first missing persons telecast nyc february 20 american film studio executives agree to allow the office of war information to censor films. Fox production were reused in the second half of 1943 for brief appearances at. Homes for sale 600 saint andrews rd philadelphia, pa 19118 justin baxter. The cast is uniformly good, especially tyrone power as he cleverly tries to woo a reluctant anne baxter. Crash dive 1943, tyrone power james gleason, 720p duration. Sub skipper dana andrews always excelled in military roles. It starred tyrone power who had enlisted in the marine corps. Crash dive 1943 archie mayo synopsis, characteristics. A technicolor production out of 20th century fox, music is by david buttolph and cinematography by leon shamroy.
Feb 17, 2007 against his personal preference, pt boat commander ward stewart is made executive officer of the submarine uss corsair. Andrews then went back to goldwyn for the north star 1943, directed by. On august 25, 1942, after crash dive had been selected as the film s title, twentieth centuryfox announced that it was considering renaming the picture again, because of fears that the ticket buyers might connect the title with an airplane story. Crash dive 1943 crash dive is a world war ii film in technicolor released in 1943. Crash dive 1943 tyrone power, anne baxter, dana andrews. This was a very enjoyable wwii film, though before i discuss why i liked the movie, i should point out that the film does have one big cliche. This film is not currently playing on mubi but 30 other great. Crash dive is a film directed by archie mayo with tyrone power, anne baxter, dana andrews, james gleason, year. Tyrone power leading a reckless crew on the wars most daring mission. Crash dive drama 1943 tyrone power video dailymotion.
Some of the sub clips in this 20th century fox production were reused in the second half of 1943 for brief appearances at the beginning and end of warners destination tokyo. Crash dive 1943, tyrone power james gleason, 720p youtube. Burnett, and starred tyrone power, dana andrews and anne baxter. The sacrifices women had to make for the war effort. They merely all share being submarine movies and being part of the submovie genre with a submarine term title. Oscars best picture winners best picture winners golden globes emmys san diego comiccon new york comiccon sundance film festival toronto intl film festival awards central festival central all events. The exterior sub scenes were filmed with one of the two mackerelclass minifleetboats, which were imposed on our submarine service but were too small for the pacific war.
Tyrone power and dana andrews star in this ww 2 action tale about a submarine and its crew. Andrews is the boats captain, while power is the executive officer, and both men jockey for the. Crash dive 1943 archie mayo cast and crew allmovie. Crash dive 1997 see my channel for more full michael dudikoff movies. Anne baxter may 7, 1923 december 12, 1985 was an american actress, star of hollywood films, broadway productions, and television series. Exmob boss rates mafia movie scenes how real is it.
Crash dive is presented as a submarine movie, but the sub story is more of a background to the screen romance, which feels as if it occupies about half the film. She won an academy award and a golden globe, and was nominated for an emmy granddaughter of frank lloyd wright, baxter studied acting with maria ouspenskaya and had some stage experience before making her film debut in 20 mule team 1940. Find similar and related movies for crash dive 1943 archie mayo on allmovie. Tyrone power was a tremendously popular star and had enlisted with the marines but was asked to do crash dive before entering the service. The year 1943 in film featured various significant events for the film. Find movie and film cast and crew information for crash dive 1943 archie mayo on allmovie. Released 1943, crash dive stars tyrone power, anne baxter, dana andrews, james gleason the movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 45 min, and received a score of out of 100 on metacritic, which. Against his personal preference, pt boat commander ward stewart. He was second lead to tyrone power in crash dive 1943 and then appeared in the 1943 film adaptation of the oxbow incident with henry fonda, in a role often cited as one of his best in which he played a lynching victim. Crash dive movie poster masterprint is a licensed reproduction that was printed on premium heavy stock paper which captures all of the vivid colors and details of the original. A slightly cheap win, but i guess the little effects they did was decently done and looked good in color. Crash dive is a typical wwii propaganda film with a stirring musical score by hugo friedhofer that prompts any young man to want to enlist in the navy. Crash dive 1943 movie stars tyrone power, dana andrews.1504 1362 449 1441 31 373 1171 323 168 1149 427 257 1458 284 213 220 581 976 517 717 409 985 664 563 1186 101 1284 1298 1381 208 1356 821 290 644 1197 155 1418 105 1094 897 1301