Crimson Tide

Trivia: Quentin Tarantino did uncredited script work on this film.

omegaman3000

Trivia: I just saw the movie Crash Dive 2 (which is also about submarines and also involves an enemy Akula-class sub) and it has many recycled scenes from Crimson Tide. To name a few: the scene where the sub does a "snap shot" of two torpedoes, the scene of the Akula being hit, and the scene where a torpedo barely misses the heroes' sub.

Trivia: In the beginning of the movie, where it shows a rather scenic footage of the sub about to dive, the exact shot was also used in G.I. Jane. Note that Crimson Tide was directed by Tony Scott and GI Jane by brother Ridley. A bit of sibling teamwork?

Trivia: In the film, the submarine is called the Alabama. The University of Alabama's athletic teams are called the Crimson Tide.

Cubs Fan

Trivia: Viggo Mortensen's son Henry plays Weps' son, who also happens to be named Henry.

Cubs Fan

Factual error: Throughout the movie, everytime some type of casualty occurs or an alarm sounds, police type lights go off throughout the ship. Submarines don't have flashing lights or grated decks for that matter throughout the ship. The sound of the alarm is enough, since there are no deaf personnel on board a submarine.

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Hunter: In my humble opinion, in the nuclear world, the true enemy is war itself.

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