The Abyss (1989)During the Cold War, an American sub is sunk by what the government believes is a Soviet Sub. Civilian divers from a nearby oil rig are enlisted to save the crew, weather conditions, deteriorate, WWIII threatens and it turns out it wasn't the Russians at all.
Directed by: James Cameron
The cast includes: Ed Harris (Virgil ''Bud'' Brigman), Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio (Lindsey Brigman), Michael Biehn (Lt. Hiram Coffey), Leo Burmester (Catfish De Vries), Todd Graff (Alan ''Hippy'' Carnes), John Bedford Lloyd (Jammer Willis), J.C. Quinn (Arliss ''Sonny'' Dawson), Kimberly Scott (Lisa ''One Night'' Standing), Kidd Brewer Jr. (Lew Finler), George Robert Klek (Wilhite), Adam Nelson (Ensign Monk, SEAL Team Member), Jimmie Ray Weeks (Leland McBride), Chris Elliott (Bendix)
MPAA rating: , Running time: 140 minutes
Presented in: Color
Sci-Fi Channel Ranking: 15
Related titles: DeepStar Six (1989), Leviathan (1989)
Related categories: Aliens, Horror, Undersea