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The Hunt for Red October

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Released February 28th, 1990, 'The Hunt for Red October' stars Sean Connery, Alec Baldwin, Scott Glenn, Sam Neill The PG movie has a runtime of about 2 hr 17 min, and received a score of 58 (out of 100) on Metacritic, which put together reviews from 17 respected critics.

What, so now you want to know what the movie’s about? Here's the plot: "Based on the popular Tom Clancy novel, this suspenseful movie tracks Soviet submarine captain Marko Ramius (Sean Connery) 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 (Alec Baldwin) sets out to determine Ramius' motives, fearing he may launch an attack on the U.S."

'The Hunt for Red October' is currently available to rent, purchase, or stream via subscription on VUDU, Amazon.com, YouTube, iTunes Store, and Epix .