SEptember, 2001. On its last leg homeward, from Pearl Harbour (Hawaii) to San Diego, the USS Constellation hosts a jolly 'tiger cruise' for USNavy, Marines and USNAF relatives, mainly minors ('Navy brats'). Attitudes and emotions vary from simple joy to open frustration, the worst brat being XO commander Gary Dolan's daughter Maddie, who wants him to refuse a promotion to command for a shore job. Then the news of the WCC terror crisis changes everything, as the crew is recalled to war footing.
Maddie wanted a father. What she found was a hero.
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This is, according to Disney Channel, the 54th Disney Channel Original movie. See more
The movie takes place on the USS Constellation CV-64. During the flight show, the number shows, "68." That number belongs to the USS Nimitz. See more
Dad, when are you coming home?
What do you mean? We're gonna be docking on Friday.
No, I mean when are you coming home. For good.
[Cmdr. Dolan realizes why she came
Is that why you came on board... to ask me that? This is my job.
So get a new one. You got the degress. You could do like anything you want.
This is what I do.
This film was originally broadcast on the Disney Channel in wide screen format; later airings were in full screen (1.33:1) only. See more
References Pearl Harbor
My Hero Is You
Written by Jamie Houston
Performed by Hayden Panettiere See more