The Abyss (1989)

A civilian oil rig crew is recruited to conduct a search and rescue effort when a nuclear submarine mysteriously sinks. One diver soon finds himself on a spectacular odyssey 25,000 feet below the ocean's surface where he confronts a mysterious force that has the power to change the world or destroy it.

Rotten Tomatoes: Certified Fresh 89% / Audience 83%

8/10

Rated PG-13 2 hr 20 mins

GENRES
Action • Adventure • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION
James Cameron
CAST
Ed Harris  •  Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio  •  Michael Biehn  •  Leo Burmester

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Ed Harris Virgil Brigman
Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio Lindsey Brigman
Michael Biehn Lt. Hiram Coffey
Leo Burmester Catfish De Vries
Todd Graff Alan ' Carnes
John Bedford Lloyd Jammer Willis
Kimberly Scott Lisa Standing
Chris Elliott Bendix
J.C. Quinn 'Sonny' Dawson
Captain Kidd Brewer Jr. Lew Finler
George Robert Klek Wilhite
Christopher Murphy Schoenick