The USS COBRA, a super sub of the United States Naval nuclear fleet, is sent by U.S. Naval Operations to the Straits of Gibraltar's. With its metal hull still hot from a very close encounter with the Soviet Coast Guard while on a "routine" mission within 1,000 yards of the port of Leningrad. The United States, the Soviet Union and the Middle East will begin to play their roles in the deadly Drama, orchestrated by the KGB.
High School student David Lightman (Matthew Broderick) has a talent for hacking. But while trying to hack into a computer system to play unreleased video games, he unwittingly taps into the Defense Department's war computer and initiates a confrontation of global proportions! Together with his girlfriend (Ally Sheedy) and a wizardly computer genius (John Wood), David must race against time to outwit his opponent.
Kevin Kline and Glenn Close star as Harold and Sarah Cooper, a couple whose marital troubles are put on hold while they host an unhappy reunion of former college pals gathered for the funeral of one of their own, a suicide victim named Alex.
Have you watched First Strike yet? What did you think about it?