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Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961) was a Adventure - Science Fiction Film directed by Irwin Allen and produced by Irwin Allen.

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Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea ( 1961 )

By The Metzinger Sisters on Jun 20, 2020 From Silver Scenes - A Blog for Classic Film Lovers

"Dive! Dive!" Film producer/director Irwin Allen let audiences dive deep into the waters of adventure with Voyage of the Bottom of the Sea, his second of three feature films that he made at 20th Century Fox studios in the early 1960s. Prior to gaining a reputation as "The Master of Disaster" becaus... Read full article

Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961)

By Amanda Garrett on Oct 27, 2017 From Old Hollywood Films

Today, I'm reviewing Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961). This science-fiction film about a submarine crew who are trying to save the world from a deadly heat wave stars Walter Pidgeon and Joan Fontaine (photo above). This article is part of The Joan Fontaine Centenary Blogathon hosted by In t... Read full article

Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961)

By Beatrice on Jul 11, 2017 From Flickers in Time

Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Directed by Irwin Allen Written by Irwin Allen and Charles Bennett 1961/USA Irwin Allen Productions First viewing/Netflix Instant This apocalyptic submarine adventure provided few thrills to me. Admiral Harriman Nelson (Walter Pidgeon) is also a genius submarine in... Read full article

Summer of MeTV Classic TV Blogathon: Let's Go on a Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea!

By Rick29 on May 28, 2015 From Classic Film & TV Cafe

What was the longest-running science fiction TV series of the 1960s? If you answered Star Trek, Lost in Space, or even The Outer Limits, you'd be wrong. That distinction belongs to producer Irwin Allen's Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea, which debuted in 1964 and ran for four years. Richard Base... Read full article

David Hedison Talks with the Caf? about Vincent Price, "Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea", James Bond, and Love in Italy

By Rick29 on Mar 18, 2013 From Classic Film & TV Cafe

David Hedison (photo courtesy of Diane Kachmar). Although best known as Captain Lee Crane on the classic TV series Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea, actor David Hedison has enjoyed a long, successful career in stage, film, and television. Now 85 (but not looking it!), he remains active making person... Read full article

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Comm. Lucius Emery: Impossible? You sound like Zucco. Nothing is impossible.

Sparks: U.S.O.S. Seaview calling Washington. Come in, Washington.
Sparks: Twenty-five hours of static in my ear. Man, I'm getting shell-shocked.

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On a Congressional tour of the submarine "Seaview", Admiral Nelson mentions that there are things on the sub that even Jules Verne had not imagined. The next person they meet is Commodore Lucius Emery played by Peter Lorre who was Professor Pierre Arronax's assistant Conseil on the Walt Disney version of the Jules Verne classic 20000 Leagues Under the Sea about a 19th century submarine.
Director's Trademark: The voice-over for the newscasts that crew members watch, detailing the burning forests, etc., is done by director Irwin Allen.
Some of the sub's equipment and sound effects were recycled from The Fly.
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