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K-19: The Widowmaker

G | History, Drama, Thriller, War | 2002


The story of USSR's first nuclear ballistic submarine, which suffered a malfunction in its nuclear reactor on its maiden voyage in the North Atlantic in 1961. The submarine's crew, led by the unyielding Captain Alexi Vostrikov, races against time to prevent a Chernobyl-like nuclear disaster which threatens not only the lives of his crew, but has the potential to ignite a world war between the super powers.


Duration 1 hours 18 minutes
Censorship Ratings G
Production Company First Light Production, IMF Internationale Medien und Film GmbH & Co. 2. Produktions KG, Intermedia Films
Year of Production
Year of Release 2002
Lead Cast Harrison Ford, Sam Spruell, Peter Stebbings
Executive Producers/Director Kathryn Bigelow
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