Hostile Waters (1997)

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  • Péril En Mer Alternative

Synopsis

TV film based on true events. In October 1986 a collision occurrs between a Soviet K219 submarine and an American submarine off Bermuda and just days before an important peace summit between Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev in Reykjavik. Captain Britanov has to struggle to avert a nuclear disaster as the submarine is full of nuclear weapons while no-one at the Whitehouse or Kremlin knows what exactly is happening on board.

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