Crimson Tide

Starring: Denzel Washington & Gene Hackman Director: Tony Scott  Rated: R: Restricted
Danger runs deep
Crimson Tide
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DVD Features:

  • Rated: R
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 56 minutes
  • Video: Color
  • Released:
  • Originally Released: 1995
  • Label: Walt Disney Video
  • Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
  • Packaging: Keep Case
  • Single Side - Single Layer
  • Aspect Ratio: Letterbox - 2.35
  • Aspect Ratio: Widescreen - 2.35
  • Audio:
    • Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo - English
    • Dolby Digital 5.1 - English
    • Subtitles - French, Spanish
  • Interactive Features:
    • Scene Access
    • Interactive Menus

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Entertainment Reviews:

USA Today - 05/12/1995
"...[A] propulsively pulse-pounding undersea thriller....[A] supersonic race against the clock..." -- 3 1/2 out of 4 stars
Entertainment Weekly - 12/29/1995
Ranked #8 in Entertainment Weekly's "10 Best Movies of 1995" -- "...Riveting....The two actors keep working to top each other's fury..."
Variety - 05/08/1995
"...Skillfully crafted to maximize visual excitement and dramatic fireworks....An exciting, efficient, straight-ahead thriller..."
Los Angeles Times - 05/12/1995
"...A cracking good piece of popular entertainment....Capped by taut performances by stars Denzel Washington and Gene Hackman and a brisk job of direction by Tony Scott..."
Chicago Sun-Times - 05/12/1995
"...It's clever....It's also daring....This is the rare kind of war movie that not only thrills people while they're watching it, but invites them to leave the theater actually discussing the issues..."
Ultimate DVD - 07/01/2006
4 stars out of 5 -- "[T]his tense, well-handled pot-boiler brings out the very best in its two leads."
Ultimate DVD - 05/01/2008
4 stars out of 5 -- "CRIMSON TIDE is a brooding and claustrophobic thriller..."

Product Description:

Crimson Tide

Dynamic Denzel Washington (TRAINING DAY) joins Hollywood favorite Gene Hackman (ENEMY OF THE STATE) along with Viggo Mortensen (THE LORD OF THE RINGS trilogy) and James Gandolfini (TV's THE SOPRANOS) in this intense action thriller that's a smash hit with audiences and critics alike! In the midst of a global crisis, the USS Alabama receives an unconfirmed order to launch its nuclear missiles -- signaling the start of Word War III! The tension quickly rises as the sub's respected commander (Hackman) and his brilliant executive officer (Washington) clash over the validity of their orders ... battling each other for control of the sub! As this epic struggle rages under the sea, CRIMSON TIDE brings motion picture excitement to a new level -- and you to the edge of your seat!

Source: Buena Vista Home Entertainment.

Description by Buena Vista Home Entertainment.:

Crimson Tide
Dynamic Denzel Washington (TRAINING DAY) joins Hollywood favorite Gene Hackman (ENEMY OF THE STATE) along with Viggo Mortensen (THE LORD OF THE RINGS trilogy) and James Gandolfini (TV's THE SOPRANOS) in this intense action thriller that's a smash hit with audiences and critics alike! In the midst of a global crisis, the USS Alabama receives an unconfirmed order to launch its nuclear missiles -- signaling the start of Word War III! The tension quickly rises as the sub's respected commander (Hackman) and his brilliant executive officer (Washington) clash over the validity of their orders ... battling each other for control of the sub! As this epic struggle rages under the sea, CRIMSON TIDE brings motion picture excitement to a new level -- and you to the edge of your seat!

Plot Synopsis:

The nuclear submarine Alabama, on a mission near Russian waters, gets an incomplete order that may or may not be the signal to launch nuclear weapons. Captain Ramsey (Gene Hackman) wants to launch missiles, but must have the agreement of his second-in-command, Hunter (Denzel Washington). A tense battle of wills ensue, as the crew must choose sides in this tense military thriller.

Plot Keywords:

Action | Adventure | Nuclear Destruction | Recommended | Submarines | Suspense | Theatrical Release | Thriller | War

Production Notes:

  • Theatrical release: May 12, 1995.
  • Ryan Phillippe made his feature film debut with his brief appearance as Seaman Grattam.
  • Jason Robards makes an uncredited appearance as the Admiral.
  • Uncredited screenplay assistance came from Quentin Tarantino.
  • The film earned $91.4 million at the box office in 1995.

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  • Sales Rank: 76,738
  • UPC: 717951000149
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