The Final Countdown

TitleThe Final Countdown
Publication TypeFilm
Year of Publication1980
AuthorsTaylor, Don
Running Time103 minutes
Date Released1980
DistributorUnited Artists
CountryUSA
Mediumfilm
Publication LanguageEnglish
Abstract

This science-fiction film imagines a potentially different history of World War II. After a storm vortex, a modern-day US Navy carrier mysteriously travels back in time to the day before Japanese pilots bombed Pearl Harbor. The crew must decide whether to alter history or let history take its course. 

Cast

Kirk Douglas

Martin Sheen

Katharine Ross

James Farentino

Ron O'Neal

Charles Durning

Victor Mohica

Credits

Produced by Peter Vincent Douglas

Directed by Don Taylor  

Written by Thomas Hunter, Peter Powell, David Ambrose, and Gerry Davis

Music by John Scott

Cinematography by Victor J. Kemper

Edited by Robert K. Lambert

Genre

Action, Sci-Fi

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