FILM : Above Us the Waves
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Above Us the Waves 1955 John Mills, John Gregson, Donald Sinden, James Robertson Justice, Michael Medwin Dorset, Guernsey, Hampshire
Director : Ralph Thomas   Production Company : J. Arthur Rank Organisation, London Independent Producers  Region : SOUTH WEST,REST OF THE WORLD

An account of the attack by British submarines on the enemy battleship 'Tirpitz' in a Norwegian fjord during the Second World War.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson.

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Above Us the Waves - Houses on the cliff in the Saints Bay area.
Above Us the Waves

autw007b. Houses on the cliff in the Saints Bay area.

autw007bn. These are structures between Saints Bay and Petit Port and may be the wrong place. This would benefit from a view at sea if any nautically minded local is so inclined. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 10-09-2017)

Above Us the Waves - The patrol approaches suspiciously.
Above Us the Waves

autw007c. The patrol approaches suspiciously.

Above Us the Waves - Coming in for boarding.
Above Us the Waves

autw007d. Coming in for boarding.

autw007dn. The rocks at Jerbourg point, the southeastern-most part of Guernsey, match. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 10-09-2017)

Above Us the Waves - The Germans board for inspection.
Above Us the Waves

autw007e. The Germans board for inspection.

autw007en. Saints Bay with its eye-catching loophole tower, one of the 12 surviving towers (out of 15) - and not to be confused with the later and larger Martello Towers - built in 1787-1788. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 10-09-2017)

Above Us the Waves - When the mission fails, the men make their way home via neutral Sweden and Scotland. Portland Harbour was seen in 'You Know What Sailors Are', 'Further Up the Creek', 'The Key', 'The Bulldog Breed' and 'Petticoat Pirates'.
Above Us the Waves

autw008. When the mission fails, the men make their way home via neutral Sweden and Scotland. Portland Harbour was seen in 'You Know What Sailors Are', 'Further Up the Creek', 'The Key', 'The Bulldog Breed' and 'Petticoat Pirates'.

Above Us the Waves - Commander Fraser supervises the delivery of the new X-craft. The former Portland submarine base in Dorset.
Above Us the Waves

autw009. Commander Fraser supervises the delivery of the new X-craft. The former Portland submarine base in Dorset.

Above Us the Waves - Smart arrives back at the base to join his colleagues.
Above Us the Waves

autw010. Smart arrives back at the base to join his colleagues.

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