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K-19: The Widowmaker

Rating:PG-13 (for disturbing images)
Genre:Drama, Suspense/Thriller
Release Date:July 19, 2002
Running time:140 minutes
Cast:Harrison Ford, Liam Neeson, Peter Sarsgaard, George Anton, Steve Cumyn
Director:Kathryn Bigelow
Producer:Joni Sighvatsson, Christine Whitaker, Edward S Feldman, Kathryn Bigelow
Writer:Chris Kyle
Distributor:Paramount Pictures

Description: Inspired by a true story, a tale which follows Captain Alexi Vostrikov who, at the height of the Cold War, is ordered to take over command of the nuclear missile submarine K-19, pride of the Soviet Navy. His assignment: Prepare the K-19 for sea and take her out on patrol--no matter what the cost. But problems with the K-19 arise that may lead to a core meltdown and explosion that will certainly kill all aboard, and possibly trigger nuclear war. In a daring act of heroism, Vostrikov must choose between his orders from the Kremlin and the lives of his men.

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