Final Countdown

Poster for the movie "The Final Countdown"

The Final Countdown (1980)

PG 103 min - Action, Science Fiction - 31 January 1980
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In 1980, the US Navy's most powerful warship, the USS Nimitz, is caught in a storm during routine manoeuvres in the Pacific. Enveloped by a strange green light, the ship passes through a vortex and when they emerge, their communications have been cut off. The ship's Captain (Kirk Douglas) sends out a patrol and the F-14 pilots are shocked to encounter vintage Japanese warplanes.

Director:  Don Taylor

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Storyline

In 1980, the US Navy's most powerful warship, the USS Nimitz, is caught in a storm during routine manoeuvres in the Pacific. Enveloped by a strange green light, the ship passes through a vortex and when they emerge, their communications have been cut off. The ship's Captain (Kirk Douglas) sends out a patrol and the F-14 pilots are shocked to encounter vintage Japanese warplanes.


Collections: Don Taylor

Tagline: Trapped outside the boundaries of time and space... 102 aircraft... 6,000 men... all missing.

Details

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Language:  Russian, English, Japanese
Release Date:  31 January 1980

Box Office

Revenue:  $16,647,800

Company Credits

Production Companies:  The Bryna Company

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 43 min