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.
Did You Know?
When the woman is telling the president about the two crew member remaining aboard, she says James Piersall is an electrician's mate qualified in weapon's control. Sailors have specialized ratings and therefore someone with a weapon rating would have that qualification and an electrician's mate would work in the engine room (they make reference to a reactor room in the movie) where the reactor that supplies power is controlled and maintained. See more