Mission of the Shark: The Saga of the U.S.S. Indianapolis

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The true story of the Americans aboard the USS Indianapolis before they were struck by Japanese torpedoes in July of 1945. After being hit, the men struggled to survive for five days without food or drinking water in the shark-infested ocean, over 800 men died. read more
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The true story of the Americans aboard the USS Indianapolis before they were struck by Japanese torpedoes in July of 1945. After being hit, the men struggled to survive for five days without food or drinking water in the shark-infested ocean, over 800 men died. Captain Charles McVay III ultimately was blamed and Court Marshaled for the tragedy.

Original Release

09/29/1991

US Release

09/29/1991

Cast

Stacy Keach Capt. Charles Butler McVay
Richard Thomas Lieutenant Steven Scott
Steve Landesberg Lipscombe
Don Harvey Kinderman
Robert Cicchini D'Angelo
David Caruso Wilkes
Bob Gunton Chaplain
Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa Hashimoto
Jeffrey Nordling Tasker
Tim Guinee Dobson
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Robert Iscove

Writers

Alan Sharp

Cast

Producers

Editors

Susan B. Browdy

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