The hunt for Red October

Hunt for Red October (Motion picture)
Gbs preview button

Publication Details Click to collapse Cite/Export

Summary

  • A new technologically superior Soviet nuclear sub, the Red October, is headed to the United States coast under the command of Captain Ramius. The American government thinks Ramius is planning to attack. A lone CIA analyst has a different idea: he thinks Ramius is planning to defect, but he has only a few hours to find him and prove it. At the same time, the entire Russian naval and air commands are trying to find Ramius too.

Notes

  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1990.
  • Based on the novel by Tom Clancy.
  • Special features: commentary by director John McTiernan; beneath the surface: new cast & crew interviews; theatrical trailer.
  • DVD, Dolby digital, DTS surround sound, 5.1 surround, Region 1 encoding.
  • In English or French with English or Spanish subtitled versions. Closed-captioned.
Checking the Web...