• Destination Tokyo (1943)

Destination Tokyo

Release Date: 1943

Not Yet Rated |2 hr 15 min

Plot Summary

Captain Cassidy (Cary Grant) is in charge of a submarine on a mission so secret even he doesn't know what it is until his ship departs San Francisco and he opens his sealed orders. His task -- to pick up a meteorologist (John Ridgely) and travel to the coast of Japan to gather weather information for the Doolittle Raid, the first air strike on Tokyo. Along the way they fight to elude detection from Japanese ships and eventually face off against an enemy aircraft carrier.

Cast: Cary Grant, John Garfield, Alan Hale, John Ridgely, Dane Clark, Warner Anderson, William Prince, Robert Hutton

Director: Delmer Daves

Genres: War

Production Co: Warner Brothers/Seven Arts

Keywords: Melodramatic, 1940s, Quest


Nominated Writing (Original Motion Picture Story)