20th Century Fox
James Cameron has proven time and time again that he is a great director . Whether it’s » Aliens — The Return «, » Terminator 2 «, Titanic » or » Avatar «: they are all rightly considered classics and have been able to raise the current state of the art to a new level.
The sci-fi adventure » Abyss — Abyss of Death «, which can be seen today, May 15th at 8:15 p.m. on Tele 5 , always falls a bit under the table . Here James Cameron was not only far ahead of his time in terms of special effects, but also established his passion for the underwater world, to which he would devote himself again and again from there.
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That’s what «Abyss — Abyss of Death» is about
After colliding with an unknown object, the American nuclear submarine USS Montana sinks to the seabed. The army is then forced to send a team of four specially trained Navy Seals on a rescue mission. Time is of the essence as enemy submarines are en route to the scene of the accident.
Led by Lieutenant Hiram Coffey ( Michael Biehn ), the team, along with engineer Lindsey Brigman ( Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio ), embark on an undersea drilling platform that will serve as the base for the mission. However, this does not only lead to conflicts with Brigman’s ex-husband ( Ed Harris ), who runs the platform. A hurricane is also brewing as the unknown object reappears…
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