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The Hunt for Red October

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Cold War thriller. 1984: the trial voyage of the new Soviet submarine Red October does not go as expected.
Equipped with an experimental new propulsion system that makes it virtually impossible to track, and captained by the enigmatic Marko Ramius , the heavily-armed vessel heads for the US. Is Ramius about to launch a pre-emptive nuclear strike? Widescreen. Review page 47.
Director John McTiernan (1990, PG)
Followed by Weatherview

Contributors

Unknown: Marko Ramius
Director: John McTiernan
Capt Marko Ramius: Sean Connery
Jack Ryan: Alec Baldwin
Capt Bart Mancuso: Scott Glenn
Capt Vasily Borodin: Sam Neill
Adml James Greer James: Earl Jones
Andrei Lysenko: Joss Ackland
Jeffrey Pelt: Richard Jordan
Ivan Putin: Peter Firth
Dr Petrov: Tim Curry
Seaman Jones: Courtney B Vance
Capt Tupolev: Stellan Skarsgard
Skip Tyler: Jeffrey Jones
Bill Steiner: Timothy Carhart
Chief of the Boat: Larry Ferguson
Adml Painter: Fred Dalton Thompson
Capt Davenport: Daniel Davis
Loginov: Tomas Arana
Seaman Beaumont: Ned Vaughn
Lt Cdr Thompson: Anthony Peck

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The Hunt for Red October

BBC One London, 27 April 2002 22.20






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