Gates McFadden Files

The Hunt for Red October

Character: Caroline Ryan

Directed by: John McTiernan

Written by: Larry Ferguson, Donald Stewart, David Shaber, Tom Clancy (novel)

Produced by: Mace Neufeld

Cast Members: Sean Connery, Alec Baldwin, Scott Glenn, Sam Neill, James Earl Jones, Joss Ackland

Released date: March 2, 1990

Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller

This suspenseful movie tracks Soviet submarine captain Marko Ramius as he abandons his orders and heads for the east coast of the United States. Equipped with innovative stealth technology, Ramius' submarine, "Red October," is virtually invisible. However, when an American sub briefly detects the Russians' presence, CIA agent Jack Ryan sets out to determine Ramius' motives, fearing he may launch an attack on the U.S.

Script developed by Never Enough Design