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Depth Charge (2008)

TV Movie  |   |  Action, Thriller  |  July 2008 (USA)
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On his final voyage a commandeer aboard a nuclear submarine is making a shocking bid for world peace. With the help of mercenaries he takes over the sub in order to hold Washington D.C. and the world hostage.

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Raymond 'Doc' Ellers
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Cdr. William Krieg
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President Taylor
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James Piersall (as Chris Warren Jr.)
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Gerard
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Chang
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Rosen
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Andreyev
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Capt. Daniel Lewis
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On his final voyage before being transferred to a desk job, Commander Krieg, a seasoned Naval officer aboard the nuclear submarine USS Montana and overlooked for promotion to captain is making a shocking bid for world peace. With the help of mercenaries,he takes over the sub, its nuclear weapons and experimental stealth technology in order to hold Washington D.C. and the world hostage. Written by Anonymous

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When the Florida shoots torpedoes at the Montana, the Captain orders right full rudder and 20 degree down bubble and ahead full. He may have done so out of arrogance or cockiness, but in the event of that actually happening the bell (speed) ordered would be all ahead flank. Same goes for the Florida right afterwards when the captain orders evasive action all ahead full. See more »

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16 February 2014 | by (Isle Of Bute , Scotland) – See all my reviews

Eric Roberts ? Name rings a bell somewhere . Let me think ? Ah yes I remember him now . Brother of Julia Roberts and at one time was seen as very much an up and coming big name in Hollywood but never really made it Instead it was his sister who became the star name . I will say one thing admirable about Eric Roberts and that is he's very possibly starred in more films than any other actor in history . Well starred is a bit misleading and " First name to appear in the cast list " is probably a more accurate description but Roberts prolific output is genuinely phenomenal and somewhat sadly for every widely distributed blockbuster like THE EXPENDABLES there's literally a hundred Robert star vehicles receiving their premiere at a DVD bargain bin or a very obscure cable station late at night

DEPTH CHARGE is typical of a Roberts film . It's action adventure that owes a fair bit to other superior films . Sometimes you see Roberts in a Tarantino wannabe , sometimes in a John Carpenter wannabe , and in this case a JerryBrukhemer / Tony Scott wannabe but without the budget and without the shallow excitement


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