The Hunt For Red October (1990)

The Hunt For Red October (1990)
Tagline: Invisible. Silent. Stolen.
Category: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Director: John McTiernan
Cast: Sean Connery, Alec Baldwin, Scott Glenn, Sam Neill, James Earl Jones, Joss Ackland, Richard Jordan, Peter Firth, Tim Curry, Courtney B. Vance, Stellan Skarsgård, Jeffrey Jones, Timothy Carhart, Larry Ferguson, Fred Dalton Thompson

plot summary

Based on the Best Selling novel by Tom Clancy this film tells the story of Captain Marko Ramius, the skipper of the Soviet Union’s newest nuclear sub. Jack Ryan of the CIA gets involved in a tense, tangled hunt for this sub, when Ramius defects, taking the “Red October” with him. The story is an action packed techno-thriller.

cast list

Sean Connery Captain Marko Ramius
Alec Baldwin Jack Ryan
Scott Glenn Commander Bart Mancuso
Sam Neill Captain Vasily Borodin
James Earl Jones Admiral James Greer
Joss Ackland Ambassador Andrei Lysenko
Richard Jordan National Security Advisor Jeffrey Pelt
Peter Firth Political Officer Ivan Putin (Red October)
Tim Curry Dr. Petrov
CourtneyB. Vance Seaman Jones
Stellan Skarsgård Captain Tupolev
Jeffrey Jones Skip Tyler
Timothy Carhart Bill Steiner
Larry Ferguson Chief Watson (U.S.S. Dallas)
Fred Dalton Thompson Admiral Joshua Painter (U.S.S. Enterprise)