A group of 21st-century colonists inhabit an underwater city called Pacifica. Originally intended as a purely scientific installation, the U. S. government wants to stash all its gold reserves from Fort Knox there, along with a fantastic new radioactive element. The brother of Pacifica's returning former commander plans to steal the gold and on top of that, the city faces destruction by an asteroid from outer space. Written by
Theirs was the most dangerous mission in history . . . to save the world from total destruction!
Did You Know?
, who played the water-breathing Aguila, would play a similar role in Man from Atlantis
(1977), as a water-breathing alien who fought the title character in the episode "The Death Scouts". See more
In the fight scene between Adm. Mathews and Brett in the vault. Brett is thrown against a pile of gold bars but the entire pile can be seen to start tipping over. Solid gold bars would be too heavy to be pushed over this way. Also the pile tips without any individual blocks moving out of place, revealing this to be a prop wall probably made of wood. All the other piles did not topple when pushed against. See more
Opening credits prologue: JUNE 12 2053 THE ATLANTIC OCEAN
THE SAME DAY NEW YORK CITY See more
Remake of City Beneath the Sea