This article is for the 1961 movie. For the television series see Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea TV show
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea is a science fiction film produced and directed by Irwin Allen. The story was written by Irwin Allen and Charels Bennett. The film was released in 1961 by 20th Century Fox. Walter Pigeon starred as Admiral Harriman Nelson with Robert Sterling as Captain Lee Crane. The theme song was sung by Frankie Avalon.
Admiral Harriman Nelson leads his crew on a scientific expedition to the North Pole in the newly designed and built submarine Seaview. The journey becomes urgent when the Van Allen radiation belt cause Earth's temperatures to rise suddenly. The crew of the Seaview must battle saboteurs and sea monsters to save the world.