Propaganda film illustrating the dangers of careless talk on naval security.
** NB item is part mute **
GV Very good scene of sunset sea scape, ship in b-g, and stormy sky. GV Seascape showing waves breaking. GV Ship being bombed. SV Ship rolling over on its side. LV Bomb hitting ship. LV View of group of survivors of the Ruth Alexander. SV 4 survivors sitting at table in front of microphone. GV Seascape. STV Half View S.S. Dixie. SV Lowering lifeboat over side of ship. SV Lifeboat away from ship. GTV S.S. Dixie and lifeboats. GTV Lifeboat. STV Closer View of lifeboat. LV Survivors of S.S. Texas. SCU Texas survivors. CU Ears revolving (optical mix) SV Woman in Post Office reading letter - ear comes on scene. CU Soldier at telephone talking. SV Liner ? at pier. SCU Soldier telephoning, another man standing by him. CU Microphone on vest of man listening. SCU German captain of Submarine at telescope. Shot of ship in telescope sight. CU Releasing torpedo. CU Torpedo through water. GV Ship explodes. CU Eyes and ears moving (Optical mix)
Background: Propaganda film illustrating the dangers of careless talk on naval security.