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?
, who plays the Aurora Executive Officer, wears a name badge marked "J.J. Gordon
". This is the name of the film's dialog coach, who also played the bearded "Officer Four" seen in the Russian naval headquarters sequences. 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
Captain, I think you should stop asking Pshenishny how things are in Moscow. I think it upsets him.
Referenced in K-19: The Widowmaker