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Leviathan (1989)

An American deep-sea mining colony stumbles upon a sunken Soviet vessel hiding a horrific secret.

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Dr. Glen 'Doc' Thompson
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Tony 'DeJesus' Rodero
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Bridget Bowman
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G. P. Cobb
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Ms. Martin
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Storyline

Underwater deep-sea miners encounter a Soviet wreck and bring back a dangerous cargo to their base on the ocean floor with horrifying results. The crew of the mining base must fight to survive against a genetic mutation that hunts them down one by one. Written by Keith Loh <loh@sfu.ca>

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mining | miner | ocean | vodka | videotape | See All (150) »

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Release Date:

17 March 1989 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Havets hämnare  »

Box Office

Budget:

$25,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$5,029,000 (USA) (19 March 1989)

Gross:

$15,704,614 (USA)
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Trivia

The movie is set in the year 2027 See more »

Goofs

When Doc is talking to Justin Jones who is in the shower you can see that Jones is wearing black underwear. They become visible at just before 45 minutes in. See more »

Quotes

Sixpack: Oh, mama! What a pair.
Bridget Bowman: What'd you say?
Sixpack: I said, "What a pair." Our shack boss and his washed-up doctor buddy make quite a... What did you think I said?
Bridget Bowman: That you liked my boobs.
Sixpack: Ha.
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Referenced in Aquanoids (2003) See more »

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one of those good scifi-movies!
3 November 2003 | by (Finland) – See all my reviews

Leviathan is one of those underwater scifi-movies wich were made 1989. Abyss was a success with all that fantasy it included, but Leviathan and for example Deepstar six never made it to the stars. It just wasn't the right moment. Leviathan was made with good budget, average actors(Peter Weller, Richard Crenna and so on) and with professional director(George P.Cosmatos, who made wonderful job in Tombstone 1993). So what went wrong? Personally I liked the movie, because it had a good plot, lots of action and little humour there and there. I liked it, let's see if you like it!


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