Above Us the Waves is a 1955 British war film directed by Ralph Thomas, about human torpedo and midget submarine attacks on the German battleship Tirpitz. It is based on two true-life attacks on the Tirpitz by British commando frogmen, first using Chariot manned torpedoes in Operation Title in 1942, and then X-Craft midget submarines in Operation Source in 1943. Some of the original equipment was used in the film. Wikipedia
Above Us the Waves is a member of the following lists: English-language films, British films, Seafaring films based on actual events, 1955 films, Films directed by Ralph Thomas, Black-and-white films, Royal Navy in World War II films, British war films, 1950s war films and Pinewood Studios films.
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