Das Boot

Das Boot (1981)

When the hunters become the hunted.

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A German submarine hunts allied ships during the Second World War, but it soon becomes the hunted. The crew tries to survive below the surface, while stretching both the boat and themselves to their limits.

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Directing Wolfgang Petersen Director
Writing Lothar G. Buchheim Novel
Writing Wolfgang Petersen Screenplay
Writing Dean Riesner Screenplay
Production Günter Rohrbach Producer
Production Michael Bittins Producer
Sound Klaus Doldinger Original Music Composer
Camera Jost Vacano Director of Photography
Editing Hannes Nikel Editor
Production Willy Schlenter Casting
Art Rolf Zehetbauer Production Design
Art Götz Weidner Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Monika Bauert Costume Design
Production Ortwin Freyermuth Producer
Production Mark Damon Johnson Executive Producer
Production John W. Hyde Executive Producer
Production Edward R. Pressman Executive Producer
Costume & Make-Up Alfred Rasche Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Ago von Sperl Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Rüdiger von Sperl Makeup Artist
Art Walter E. Richarz Assistant Art Director
Art Philipp von Seil Assistant Art Director
Sound Peter Bond Sound Effects Editor
Sound Peter Horrocks Sound Effects Editor
Sound Hans-Walter Kramski Foley
Sound Mel Kutbay Foley
Sound Karola Storr Sound Effects Editor
Sound Alan Willis Music Editor
Directing Isabel Prochnow Script Supervisor
Crew William H. Brown Post Production Supervisor
Production Michael Bittins Production Manager
Crew Monika Moritz Property Master
Crew Friedrich Thaler Scenic Artist
Camera Karl-Heinz Vogelmann Still Photographer
Crew Karsten Ullrich Sound Recordist
Crew Albrecht von Bethmann Sound Recordist
Crew Heinz Schürer Sound Recordist
Crew Werner Böhm Sound Recordist
Crew Stanislav Litera Sound Recordist
Camera Mike Rutter Assistant Camera