A U.S. submarine, the USS Tampa Bay, vanishes while shadowing a Russian Akula-class submarine in the Arctic. Rear Admiral John Fisk sends a Virginia-class submarine, the USS Arkansas, under the command of newly-promoted and unorthodox Commander Joe Glass to investigate. At the same time, a Navy SEAL team under the command of Lieutenant Bill Beaman is sent in to discreetly observe a Russian naval base. When they arrive at the naval base, they witness defense minister Dmitri Durov conducting a coup d'etat and taking Russian President Zakarin prisoner, and swiftly realize that Durov intends to trigger a war..
On June 16, 2015 the Alaska Dispatch News (ADN) reported that after Alaska Governor Bill Walker signed legislation essentially ending the state's film subsidy program the producers of Hunter-Killer canceled all previously planned efforts to film exteriors for the project in Alaska. See more »
There are three Type 45 Destroyers seen docked at Faslane. There are no ships of that type based at Faslane and if they were visiting then they would have been docked further south along the loch away from the submarines.
Also due to the geography of the base it would be physically impossible for those ships to be in that position. See more »
Not U571- Not White House Down. Good action flick, surprisingly entertaining but not over the top. One of those movies that you know what you're getting going into, so I'm perplexed why there are so many butt hurt people expecting an academy nod type movie. Worth the watch.
32 of 56 people found this review helpful.
Was this review helpful to you?
| Report this