It has by far not the elegance, complexity and well balanced dynamic of „The Hunt for Red October“.
Most scenes are too long or even unnecessary.
And - oh men - who casted the actors? Poor job.
What’s this movie supposed to be ? A thriller? Action movie? Both ?
Watchable, but so preposterous, it should be labeled as Science Fiction.
An Amazing Submarine Movie
This movie is spectacular with the suspense and action throughout the whole time. It starts slow at first but gains momentum to finish with a great ending. I was skeptical at first about this movie but after watching it, it is one of my favorite movies now.
No Hunt for Red October
Full of inaccuracies right from the first scene. Icebergs with the same amount of ice both above and below the surface?? A total fluff movie, with zero believability. Subs snaking around underwater obstructions like a sports car on a mountain road? The first words out of the captain’s mouth after sustaining battle damage weren’t “damage report?” but rather “are you okay?” For that matter, most of the dialog was stupid. The only reason it got 2 stars was that it was lots of non-stop action. My expectation for a movie called “Hunter Killer” was of a high tech sub doing high tech things, however here, the role of the submarine was minimized and lost in the overarching rescue story line. A rubber raft could have played the part of the sub...
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