The Silent Enemy
  • Directors(s)

    William Fairchild

  • Production Year

    1958

  • Genre(s)

    War, Drama, Thriller

  • Approx. running minutes

    112m

  • Cast

    Laurence Harvey, Dawn Addams, Michael Craig, John Clements

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Film

The Silent Enemy

mild bad language, violence, injury detail

THE SILENT ENEMY is a World War II drama concerning a British underwater demolition expert and his team, and their attempts to thwart enemy actions.

  • Directors(s)

    William Fairchild

  • Production Year

    1958

  • Genre(s)

    War, Drama, Thriller

  • Approx. running minutes

    112m

  • Cast

    Laurence Harvey, Dawn Addams, Michael Craig, John Clements

Posters and synopsis powered by IMDb
language

There is mild bad language ('bastard', 'bloody'), as well as milder terms (for example, 'God', 'damn', 'hell').

injury detail

There is brief sight of wounded men hauled on board a ship. There is also brief undetailed sight of dead bodies floating in the sea at night.

violence

There is an underwater knife fight, which includes brief undetailed sight of a diver stabbed through a visor before his fuel line is cut. However, there is limited detail. There are also brief undetailed explosions in scenes in which ships are blown up.


There is also a brief funeral scene, scenes of alcohol consumption, and brief scenes of smoking which reflect the time period in which the film is set.
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The Silent EnemyCinema118m 26sIndependent Film Dist Ltd10/01/1958
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The Silent EnemyPhysical media + VOD/Streaming112m 0sStudio Canal10/01/2022
The Silent EnemyPhysical media + VOD/Streaming107m 0sLeisureview Ltd.12/04/2001
The Silent EnemyPhysical media + VOD/Streaming107m 0sVideo Collection International07/07/1987
  • Classified date

    10/01/2022

  • Language

    English