The Hunt for Red October



  • The Hunt for Red October is a 1990 American espionage thriller film produced by Mace Neufeld, directed by John McTiernan
  • The film is based on Tom Clancy's 1984 bestselling novel of the same name.
  • The story is set during the late Cold War era and involves a rogue Soviet naval captain who wishes to defect to the United Stateswith his officers and the Soviet Navy's newest and most advanced nuclear missile submarine.
  • An American CIA analyst correctly deduces his motive and must prove his theory to the U.S. Navy before a violent confrontation between the Soviet and the American navies’ spirals out of control.
  • This movie highlights the heat exhisting between USA and USSR.