The Sharkfighters (1956)
Movie: The Sharkfighters
- Director: Jerry Hopper
- Stars: Victor Mature, Karen Steele, James Olson, Philip Coolidge, Claude Akins, Rafael Campos, George N. Neise, Nathan Yates, Jess Hernndez, Lorin Johns, David Westlein, Charles Collingwood
- Release Date: November 17, 1956
- Run Time: 73 min
- Genre: Adventure
anding on a small island not far from Havana, Cuba, Lt. Cmdr. Ben Staves joins a Navy scientific project engaged in finding an effective shark repellent to help save the lives of WWII military personnel stranded in shark-infested waters. His zeal for completing the project as fast as possible is explained by his having lost a large percentage of his crew to sharks when his ship was sunk by the Japanese.