The True story of how an antiquated Soviet 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.
We were seconds from death and we didn't know it.
Did You Know?
Utilised some sets and props that had previously been used in previous big budget productions with Submarine scenes, notably 'The Hunt for Red October' (1990) , Raiders of the lost Ark (1981) and 'Das Boot' (1981). See more
The Los Angeles-class sub in the movie with designation SNN 710 was called the "Aurora". Its actually name is the "Augusta". 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