The True story of how an antiquated Russian Project 667a "Yankee" Class Submarine, K-219 collides with a Hunter Killer "Los Angeles" Class American submarine causing a leakage in the K-219's missile bays, almost leading to nuclear meltdown in it's reactors off the shores of Bermuda. Written by
We were seconds from death and we didn't know it.
Did You Know?
At a certain point, Admiral Quinn - played by Harris Yulin
- convinces a bureaucrat that their current situation with the Soviet submarine is a "clear and present danger". Yulin previously appeared in a movie titled Clear and Present Danger
(1994). See more
At least two of the American cities shown on the map in the Russian sub are misspelled in Russian. Boston is spelled as if it were pronounced "Voston" (using a Russian "B" instead of a "b"), and Philadelphia is missing the initial "Ph". See more
Good Morning Pshenishny. You smell wonderful today. Are you wearing aftershave?
[as he walks away
How are things in Moscow?
Referenced in K-19: The Widowmaker