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  • SummariesThe Hunt For Red October (1990)

    The Hunt For Red October (1990)

    Film and Plot Synopsis In the first film in the Jack Ryan film series that is based on the novel by Tom Clancy, Soviet submarine commander Marko Ramius turns renegade after he is given command of the Soviet’s new first strike nuclear submarine, the Red October. The Red October is equipped with a nearly silent propulsion drive that makes the submarine almost undetectable and capable of launching its nuclear payload within miles of the United States. Ramius steers towards the United States, pursued by both the Soviets and United States navies. However, is Ramius’ mission one of destruction and war, or does he possibly wish to defect? Buy the Film *As an Amazon Associate we earn from qualifying purchases. ‘The Hunt For Red October’ Movie Summary The summary below contains spoilers. In the cold weather of November 1984, Soviet submarine captain Marko Ramius (Sean Connery) commands the launch of the Soviet Union’s new Typhoon-class nuclear missile submarine, the Red October, from the Soviet’s naval base near the Arctic. The Red October is a prototype submarine with a new, stealth “caterpillar drive” which makes it nearly undetectable to American sonar. After launch, Ramius is ordered to engage in war games with …

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  • SummariesThe Mean Season (1985)

    The Mean Season (1985)

    Orion Pictures released The Mean Season on February 15, 1985. Phillip Borsos directed the film starring Kurt Russell, Mariel Hemingway, and Richard Jordan.

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  • MHM MartDune (1984)

    Dune (1984) spices up 4K UHD

    Arrow Video released Dune to 4K Blu-ray on August 31, 2021. David Lynch directed the film starring Kyle MacLachlan, Virginia Madsen, and Francesca Annis.

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    Dune (1984)

    Dune (1984)

    Universal Pictures released Dune on December 14, 1984. David Lynch directed the film starring Kyle MacLachlan, Virginia Madsen, and Francesca Annis.

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  • SummariesDune (1984)

    Dune (1984)

    In the future, the Dune universe is ruled by Padishah Emperor Shaddam IV, and the most important substance in the galaxy is a drug known as mélange or spice.

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  • MHM MartLogan's Run (1976)

    Logan’s Run (1976) Flees to Blu-ray

    On November 10, 2009, Warner Home Video released Logan's Run on Blu-ray. Michael Anderson directed the film starring Michael York, Jenny Agutter, and Richard Jordan.

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  • SummariesLogan's Run (1976)

    Logan’s Run (1976)

    Logan’s Run takes place in the year 2274. What’s left of human civilization lives in a utopian city sealed in a cluster of geodesic domes.

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