The Hunt for Red October

The RRP crew rigs for not-so-silent running, in our mission to find if Red October still engages with us today.

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In this Episode:

  • 00:04:31 ROUNDTABLE: We play the TV spot for The Hunt for Red October and give an overview of the technical specs of this John McTiernan film
  • 00:07:50 LIKES: The aspects of this thriller that made us want the hunt to keep going
  • 00:21:39 TRIVIA & SOCIALIZE: Trivial question pertaining to the movie and feedback on The Hunt for Red October from our listeners via Facebook Group, Twitter, and Instagram
  • 00:32:56 DISLIKES: Elements of this submarine flick that should have been torpedoed
  • 00:46:38 FINAL RATING: Classic (Unanimous)
  • 00:50:32 FEEDBACK & ANNOUNCEMENTS: Show announcements, and how to contact us

🎬 The Hunt for Red October Technicals, Cast, and Crew

  • Released: March 2, 1990
  • Runs: 2hr 15min
  • Rated: PG
  • Directed by: John McTiernan
  • Written by: Larry Ferguson, Tom Clancy (novel)
  • With the lead stars being: Sean Connery, Alec Baldwin, Scott Glenn
  • And Music composed by: Basil Poledouris
  • The Hunt for Red October was made for $30 Million and earned over $200 Million at the box office world-wide.