Soviet paratroopers drop into Alaska to sabotage the oil pipeline in retaliation against a United States grain embargo. A skirmish occurs at a pumping station, lightly defended by Col. Jake Caffey and a National Guard reckon unit. A stalemate ensues while the possibility of World War III hangs in the balance. The danger escalates as the Russian leaders and the American President play a cat-and-mouse game. Written by
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Director Boris Sagal
was killed early in the production, in a helicopter accident in Oregon. See more
Col. Alexander Vorashin
The sad thing about death, Major, is they don't even know they've died.