On a US nuclear missile sub, a young first officer stages a mutiny to prevent his trigger happy captain from launching his missiles before confirming his orders to do so.
- Genre: War, Thriller, Action, Drama
- Studio: Hollywood Pictures, Don Simpson/Jerry Bruckheimer Films
- Keyword: submarine, terrorist, mutiny, missile, nuclear missile, embassy, u.s. navy, battle for power, military, moral dilemma, post cold war, aircraft carrier, chain of command, launch code, sonar
- Cast: Denzel Washington, Gene Hackman, Matt Craven, George Dzundza, Viggo Mortensen, James Gandolfini