SeaQuest investigates an undersea mining facility after receiving a distress signal. Once they arrive, everything seems fine until they hear from one miner that it's not. The miner turns out to be the mine owner. The mine is not under UEO's jurisdiction, but they find they must help out even though doing so puts the crew in a dangerous situation. Written by
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The name of the Australian undersea mining colony in this episode is "Broken Ridge". This probably came from a blending of the names of two famous real-life Australian mining towns, Broken Hill and Lightning Ridge. See more
There is a scene where Lt. Cmdr. Hitchcock sneaks up behind Frank Cobb and hits him in the head with a shovel. But the angle at which the shovel is shown swinging suggests the person hitting him was in front of him and where a wall would be. See more