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Octopus (2000)

PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Horror | Video 11 June 2002
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During the Cuban Missle Crisis, a Russian sub is sunk while en route to Havana. As the sub goes down, the hold is breached and barrels full of some mysterious substance tumble out. Years ... See full summary »

Director:

John Eyres

Writers:

Boaz Davidson (story), Michael D. Weiss (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jay Harrington ... Roy Turner
Ravil Isyanov ... Casper
David Beecroft David Beecroft ... Captain Jack Shaw
Carolyn Lowery Carolyn Lowery ... Dr. Lisa Finch
Ricco Ross ... Brickman
Jeff Nuttall Jeff Nuttall ... Henry Campbell
George Stanchev George Stanchev ... Salvanto
Martin McDougall ... Taylor
Vasil Banov Vasil Banov ... Captain Varltek
Nikolai Urumov Nikolai Urumov ... Helmsman
Krasi Vankov Krasi Vankov ... Dmitry
Michail Elenov Michail Elenov ... Sonar-Tech (as Michael Elenov)
Velislaya Stoyanova Velislaya Stoyanova ... Sara
Kristina Krasteva Kristina Krasteva ... Maggie
Mariana Stansheva ... Female Captain (as Mariana Stanisheva)
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Storyline

During the Cuban Missle Crisis, a Russian sub is sunk while en route to Havana. As the sub goes down, the hold is breached and barrels full of some mysterious substance tumble out. Years later, an American nuclear submarine is transporting a captured terrorist to the States. The terrorist's henchmen, however, are planning to hijack the sub and rescue their leader. Meanwhile, a large, unidentified creature is approaching the sub at high speed... Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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A Cruise To Hell... See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for violence and action/terror, and for brief sensuality and language | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 June 2002 (Kuwait) See more »

Also Known As:

Dead Eye Six See more »

Filming Locations:

Sofia, Bulgaria

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Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

At one point, Brickman says that the creature seems like something taken from "a Spielberg film". See more »

Goofs

During one part of the movie, they have a camera shot across the deck of the cruise ship. In that shot the signature "Whale Tail" of the Carnival Cruise Line is shown. All other pictures of the ship are without that smokestack and do not resemble a Carnival cruise ship. See more »

Connections

Followed by Octopus 2: River of Fear (2001) See more »

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Un Dia En El Paraiso
Performed by Marco Marinangeli
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Carolyn Lowery is an actress with a future
22 December 1999 | by Magma-2See all my reviews

In this movie, Miss Lowery plays an expert in cephalopods. Her performance is funny, clever, fresh and full of energy. She delivers a highly watchable and enjoyable performance that transcends what probably started out as a very stock character. Her skills are noteworthy and she comes across as an actress with a solid grasp on both drama and comedy. Overall, Carolyn Lowery steals the


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