Mike Nelson is a S.C.U.B.A. diver in the days when it was still very new. He works alone, and the plot was mostly carried through his voice-over narrations. These gave the show a flavor of ... See full summary »

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Lloyd Bridges ...  Mike Nelson / ... 155 episodes, 1958-1961
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Mike Nelson is a S.C.U.B.A. diver in the days when it was still very new. He works alone, and the plot was mostly carried through his voice-over narrations. These gave the show a flavor of a radio program. Typical adventures were finding a downed satellite or sunken treasure. Written by John Vogel <jlvogel@comcast.net>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 January 1958 (USA) See more »

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Abenteuer unter Wasser See more »

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Bahamas See more »

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Runtime:

| (22 episodes) | (155 episodes)

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Mono (Westrex Recording System)| Mono

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1.33 : 1
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This was the first foreign show ever broadcast in Spain. See more »

Quotes

Mike Nelson: By this time, my lungs were aching for air...
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Referenced in The Dick Van Dyke Show: Three Letters from One Wife (1964) See more »

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Mike Nelson, a man's man.
15 May 1999 | by lousvrSee all my reviews

What a night. Perry Mason then Have Gun, Will Travel followed by Gunsmoke (when it was a half hour) and finally at 10:30PM came 'Sea Hunt' with its wonderful opening theme music and Mike's boat sailing off to a new adventure. Terrific.. Regardless of the story it was the lead character (played by Lloyd Bridges), strong, honest, sincere. A Man's Man and a Boy's Man. This brought on an interest in boats that lasted for years. Why they don't show on cable or make it available on video, no idea.. Too bad.


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