The Final Countdown PG

The Final Countdown
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DVD Features:

  • Rated: PG
  • Closed captioning available
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 42 minutes
  • Video: Color
  • Released: March 30, 2004
  • Originally Released: 1980
  • Label: Blue Underground
  • Encoding: Region 0 (Worldwide)
  • Note: The audio for this program is THX Certified.
  • Packaging: Keep Case
  • Aspect Ratio: Anamorphic Widescreen - 2.35
  • Audio:
    • Dolby Digital EX Surround Sound - English
    • DTS 5.1 Surround Sound - English
  • Additional Release Material:
    • Trailers: Theatrical Trailer
    • TV Commercials
    • Audio Commentary: Victor J. Kemper - Director of Photography

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Entertainment Reviews:

Rotten44%

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Total Count: 16

Upright61%

AUDIENCE SCORE
User Ratings: 8,275
The special effects are funnier than, I suspect, they were intended to be.
New York Times
Aug 31, 2004
An idea worthy of Harlan Ellison, but disappointingly fumbled. Full Review
Time Out
Jan 26, 2006
Rating: 2/4 -- Little more than a lengthy Twilight Zone episode. Full Review
TV Guide
May 14, 2012
Rating: 2.5/4 -- A solid movie with a lousy ending. Full Review
Film Freak Central
Mar 29, 2004
As a documentary on the USS Nimitz, The Final Countdown is wonderful. As entertainment, however, it has the feeling of a telepic that strayed onto the big screen. Full Review
Variety
Mar 26, 2009
Rating: 2/4 -- Something you'd watch on TV for free without complaint. Full Review
Sci-Fi Movie Page
May 30, 2001
Rating: 2/4 -- It's filled with technology, special effects and action. But it just doesn't make any sense. Full Review
Chicago Sun-Times
Oct 24, 2004

Product Description:

When an inexplicable phenomenon transports a modern nuclear warship back in time to the bombing of Pearl Harbor, the crew must decide between allowing the bloody attack to take place and preventing it, which could forever change the course of history. This thrilling science fiction blockbuster features a stellar cast, including Kirk Douglas, Martin Sheen, Charles Durning, Katherine Ross and James Farentino, as the crew and war era government officials who must decide the future of the world.

Plot Synopsis:

Due to a freak electrical storm, the USS Nimitz, the world's largest nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, is transported back to December 6, 1941, in time to head off the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. As the fateful hour grows near, the ship's commanders must wrestle with the moral and ethical dilemmas of interfering with the progress of history.

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