Down Periscope

Factual error: When the submarine rises in the waters of Norfolk and you see Norfolk in the background, there is one blatant problem. There are NO mountains in Norfolk. Most of Norfolk, Virginia, is below sea level.

Visible crew/equipment: When Captain Dodge is sitting down to talk to Lake, you see the boom mic follow him down. (00:56:10)

Visible crew/equipment: When Dodge Say's "Good ole Graham" you can see the mic on top of the screen. (00:14:50)

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Trivia: In the scene when Lauren Holly, gives Kelsey Grammer, a kiss, her hitting her elbow was not in the original script. She really did hit her "funny bone" before walking off camera. The director had decided to keep it in the movie so they had to film an alternate shot of Grammer, laughing when it happened.

Rollin Garcia Jr

Trivia: Tom Arnold turned down the role of Lt. Com. Dodge to play the lead in "McHale's Navy."

Greg Dwyer

Pascal: Jesus, Buckman! This stuff has been on the Stingray since Korea! This can expired in 1966!
Buckman: What's the matter, sir? It still tastes like cream corn.
Pascal: Except it's deviled ham.

Bishop73

Pascal: Buckman! There was a fingernail in my food, you fat-ass moron! Yesterday, it was a band-aid!
Buckman: I'm sorry, sir. The band-aid was holding the fingernail on.

Bishop73

Question: Whose picture did Dodge salute in his cabin when he said "live to fight another day"?

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