The Final Countdown Trailer

The Final Countdown Trailer (1980)

"Trapped outside the boundaries of time and space... 102 aircraft... 6,000 men... all missing." 31 January 1980 Action, Sci-Fi 103 mins

In 1980, the US Navy's most powerful warship, the USS Nimitz, is caught in a storm during routine manoeuvres in the Pacific. Enveloped by a strange green light, the ship passes through a vortex and when they emerge, their communications have been cut off. The ship's Captain (Kirk Douglas) sends out a patrol and the F-14 pilots are shocked to encounter vintage Japanese warplanes.

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Kirk Douglas

as Capt. Matthew Yelland

Martin Sheen

as Warren Lasky

Katharine Ross

as Laurel Scott

James Farentino

as Wing Commander Richard T. Owens

Ron O'Neal

as Commander Dan Thurman

Charles Durning

as Senator Samuel Chapman

Victor Mohica

as Black Cloud

James Coleman

as Lt. Perry

Soon-Tek Oh

as Simura

Alvin Ing

as Lt. Kajima

Lloyd Kaufman

as LCdr. Kaufman

Dan Fitzgerald

as Navy Doctor

Peter Douglas

as Quartermaster

Joe Lowry

as Cdr. Damon


Ray Summers

Ray Summers Costume Design

Don Taylor


Victor J. Kemper

Victor J. Kemper Director of Photography

Maurice Binder

Maurice Binder Visual Effects

John Scott

Original Music Composer

Richard R. St. Johns

Richard R. St. Johns Executive Producer

Lloyd Kaufman

Lloyd Kaufman Associate Producer

Fernando Carrere

Fernando Carrere Production Design

International Titles

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International Releases Dates

Australia 09 September 1980

Czech Republic 31 January 1980

Germany 30 October 1980

Denmark 30 December 1980

United Kingdom 09 July 1980

Greece 15 December 1980

United States 01 August 1980

Production Companies

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