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
When the Soviet submarine performs its missile targeting routine, the first city locked onto is said to be Washington, but the city indicated by the computer is actually Wilmington, Delaware. See more
Captain, I think you should stop asking Pshenishny how things are in Moscow. I think it upsets him.
Referenced in K-19: The Widowmaker