Released Date
March 2, 1990
Distributor
Paramount Pictures
Genre
Thriller
Rating
PG
Budget
$30,000,000
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$122,012,643 + $78,500,000 = $200,512,643
63

Alec Baldwin

 

1930-2020

Sean Connery

 

75

Tim Curry

 

90

James Earl Jones

 

70

Stellan Skarsgård

 

74

Sam Neill

 

75

Jeffrey Jones

 

82

Scott Glenn

 

1942-2015

Fred Thompson

 

About The Hunt for Red October

In November 1984, the Soviet Union's best submarine captain, in a new undetectable sub, violates orders and heads for the U.S. The American CIA and military must quickly determine: Is he trying to defect, or to start a war?

About

Against orders, a Soviet submarine captain heads to the Eastern United States. Though his ship should be undetectable, its presence is traced by Americans and a crisis ensues.

Trivia

The film won Best Sound Editing at the Academy Awards. It was edited for Best Sound Mixing and Best Film Editing.