The Hunt for Red October quotes

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In November 1984, the Soviet Union's best submarine Captain in their newest sub violates orders and heads for the U.S. Is he trying to defect or to start a war?

Director: John McTiernan
Writer: Tom Clancy (novel), Larry Ferguson (screenplay), Donald E. Stewart (screenplay)
Production: Paramount Pictures
Year: 1990
MetaScore: 58/100
ImdbRating: 7.6
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 02 Mar 1990
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 8 nominations.

84 Clips & Quotes

But it also means I keep my options open - The Hunt for Red October 00:38 But it also means I keep my options open I will live in Montana - The Hunt for Red October 01:04 I will live in Montana And the sea will grant each man new hope - The Hunt for Red October 00:31 And the sea will grant each man new hope I would like to have seen Montana - The Hunt for Red October 00:14 I would like to have seen Montana Some things in here don't react well to bullets - The Hunt for Red October 00:23 Some things in here don't react well to bullets Re verify our range to target - The Hunt for Red October 00:13 Re verify our range to target You think he's crazy - The Hunt for Red October 01:27 You think he's crazy What's his plan - The Hunt for Red October 00:16 What's his plan You arrogant ass - The Hunt for Red October 00:14 You arrogant ass That torpedo did not self destruct - The Hunt for Red October 00:19 That torpedo did not self destruct We play our dangerous game - The Hunt for Red October 00:56 We play our dangerous game Shall we dispense with the bull - The Hunt for Red October 01:06 Shall we dispense with the bull What's so funny - The Hunt for Red October 00:36 What's so funny This business will get out of control - The Hunt for Red October 00:28 This business will get out of control The average Ruskie - The Hunt for Red October 01:24 The average Ruskie Open the outer doors - The Hunt for Red October 00:40 Open the outer doors Have I got this straight - The Hunt for Red October 00:47 Have I got this straight Private stereo set - The Hunt for Red October 02:04 Private stereo set What books did you write - The Hunt for Red October 01:02 What books did you write We will pass through the American patrols - The Hunt for Red October 00:39 We will pass through the American patrols Forty years I've been at sea - The Hunt for Red October 00:44 Forty years I've been at sea Now they will tremble again   at the sound of our silence - The Hunt for Red October 00:46 Now they will tremble again at the sound of our silence You slammed the door on the General pretty hard - The Hunt for Red October 00:35 You slammed the door on the General pretty hard And the seventh angel poured his bowl into the air - The Hunt for Red October 01:14 And the seventh angel poured his bowl into the air One of our submarines - The Hunt for Red October 00:44 One of our submarines The hard part about playing chicken is knowin' when to flinch - The Hunt for Red October 00:19 The hard part about playing chicken is knowin' when to... You're afraid of our fleet - The Hunt for Red October 00:22 You're afraid of our fleet Ramius trained most of their Officer Corps - The Hunt for Red October 01:30 Ramius trained most of their Officer Corps Write a goddamn memo - The Hunt for Red October 00:11 Write a goddamn memo Where I am going - The Hunt for Red October 00:14 Where I am going The officers and I will submerge beneath you - The Hunt for Red October 00:39 The officers and I will submerge beneath you I seen me a mermaid once - The Hunt for Red October 00:30 I seen me a mermaid once Central Intelligence Agency - The Hunt for Red October 00:19 Central Intelligence Agency Has he made any Crazy Ivans - The Hunt for Red October 00:48 Has he made any Crazy Ivans Where are we going - The Hunt for Red October 00:43 Where are we going He's turning green - The Hunt for Red October 00:11 He's turning green Fuel status says we turn back now - The Hunt for Red October 01:08 Fuel status says we turn back now Your aircraft and ours - The Hunt for Red October 00:41 Your aircraft and ours What's he going to do - The Hunt for Red October 00:25 What's he going to do Be careful what you shoot at - The Hunt for Red October 00:31 Be careful what you shoot at I can't ask any of these characters to go - The Hunt for Red October 00:34 I can't ask any of these characters to go You don't like flying - The Hunt for Red October 01:38 You don't like flying I'm not a Naval officer - The Hunt for Red October 00:33 I'm not a Naval officer By turning into the torpedo - The Hunt for Red October 00:45 By turning into the torpedo I've got a line on those doors - The Hunt for Red October 00:49 I've got a line on those doors Give me a stopwatch and a map - The Hunt for Red October 00:29 Give me a stopwatch and a map What's goin' on - The Hunt for Red October 01:13 What's goin' on We sail into history - The Hunt for Red October 00:15 We sail into history At Caltech we used to do this in our sleep - The Hunt for Red October 01:25 At Caltech we used to do this in our sleep But nobody's listening - The Hunt for Red October 00:51 But nobody's listening If you do try and get some sleep - The Hunt for Red October 00:49 If you do try and get some sleep Captain's scared them out of the water - The Hunt for Red October 00:15 Captain's scared them out of the water Don't turn that goddamn wheel - The Hunt for Red October 00:25 Don't turn that goddamn wheel Seaman Beaumont - The Hunt for Red October 00:38 Seaman Beaumont Could you launch an ICBM horizontally - The Hunt for Red October 00:19 Could you launch an ICBM horizontally A caterpillar drive - The Hunt for Red October 02:31 A caterpillar drive That's all right - The Hunt for Red October 00:41 That's all right He was your student - The Hunt for Red October 00:36 He was your student You son of a bitch - The Hunt for Red October 00:20 You son of a bitch We're going to kill a friend - The Hunt for Red October 00:18 We're going to kill a friend When do you leave - The Hunt for Red October 00:24 When do you leave The submarine in question - The Hunt for Red October 01:22 The submarine in question There are those who believe that we should attack the United States first - The Hunt for Red October 00:54 There are those who believe that we should attack the United... Mother of  God - The Hunt for Red October 01:58 Mother of God When he reached the New World - The Hunt for Red October 00:26 When he reached the New World You speak English - The Hunt for Red October 00:15 You speak English If I can get you close enough - The Hunt for Red October 00:25 If I can get you close enough Battle stations - The Hunt for Red October 00:10 Battle stations Is there a way you could get me on board the Dallas - The Hunt for Red October 00:32 Is there a way you could get me on board the Dallas You look like hell - The Hunt for Red October 00:11 You look like hell I'm not an agent - The Hunt for Red October 00:17 I'm not an agent I was just thinking that perhaps there's another possibility we might consider - The Hunt for Red October 00:29 I was just thinking that perhaps there's another possibility... I'll give you three days to prove your theory correct - The Hunt for Red October 00:27 I'll give you three days to prove your theory correct Now you want us to help you hunt him down and kill him - The Hunt for Red October 00:18 Now you want us to help you hunt him down and kill him Give the man a chance - The Hunt for Red October 00:11 Give the man a chance And he can't change his mind - The Hunt for Red October 00:28 And he can't change his mind We don't have time for sea stories - The Hunt for Red October 00:42 We don't have time for sea stories Give them  direct  answers - The Hunt for Red October 00:28 Give them direct answers You may need this - The Hunt for Red October 00:11 You may need this Don't you think - The Hunt for Red October 00:21 Don't you think My orders are specific - The Hunt for Red October 00:12 My orders are specific But I've eaten better in an oily GALLEY - The Hunt for Red October 01:02 But I've eaten better in an oily GALLEY I'm a politician - The Hunt for Red October 00:39 I'm a politician Halt and stay where you are - The Hunt for Red October 00:29 Halt and stay where you are

Cast

Marko Ramius - Sean Connery
Jack Ryan - Alec Baldwin
Bart Mancuso - Scott Glenn
Captain Borodin - Sam Neill
Admiral Greer - James Earl Jones
Andrei Lysenko - Joss Ackland
Jeffrey Pelt - Richard Jordan
Ivan Putin - Peter Firth
Dr. Petrov - Tim Curry
Seaman Jones - Courtney B. Vance
Captain Tupolev - Stellan Skarsgård
Skip Tyler - Jeffrey Jones
Bill Steiner - Timothy Carhart
Chief of the Boat - Larry Ferguson
Admiral Painter - Fred Thompson
Captain Davenport - Daniel Davis
Seaman Beaumont - USS Dallas - Ned Vaughn
Lt. Comm. Thompson - USS Dallas - Anthony Peck
Seaman - USS Dallas - Mark Draxton
Seaman - USS Dallas - Tom Fisher
Seaman - USS Dallas - Pete Antico
Lt. Melekhin - Red October - Ronald Guttman
Loginov (Cook) - Red October - Tomas Arana
Ivan - Red October - Michael George Benko
Officer #1 - Red October (as Anatoly Davydov) - Anatoli Davydov
Officer #2 - Red October - Ivan G'Vera
Diving Officer - Red October - Artur Cybulski
Russian COB - Red October - Sven-Ole Thorsen
Kamarov - Red October - Michael Welden
Slavin - Red October (as Boris Krutonog) - Boris Lee Krutonog
Seaman - Red October - Kenton Kovell
Seaman - Red October - Radu Gavor
Seaman - Red October - Ivan Ivanov
Seaman - Red October - Ping Wu
Seaman - Red October - Herman Sinitzyn
Andrei Bonovia - Konovalov - Krzysztof Janczar
Seaman - Konovalov - Vlado Benden
Seaman - Konovalov - George Saunders
Helicopter Pilot - Don Oscar Smith
Navigator C-2A - Rick Ducommun
DSRV Officer - George H. Billy
Lt. Jim Curry (as LCDR Reed Popovich) - Reed Popovich
Andrei Amalric - Andrew Divoff
Admiral Padorin - Peter Zinner
Padorin's Orderly - Tony Veneto
Admiral (Briefing) - Ben Hartigan
Judge Moore (Briefing) - Ray Reinhardt
General (Briefing) - F.J. O'Neil
Admiral #2 (Briefing) - Robert Buckingham
Advisor #1 - A.C. Lyles
Advisor #2 - John McTiernan Sr.
Sunglasses - David Sederholm
Foxtrot Pilot - John Shepherd
Lt. Cmd. Mike Hewitt - William Bell Sullivan
Caroline Ryan - Gates McFadden
Sally Ryan - Louise Borras
Stewardess - Denise E. James
Self - Stanley
Seaman - Tom Fisher
USS Reuben James Crewman - Shane Black
Russian Sailor - John C. Grant
Russian Seaman - Randy James
USS Reuben James Commander - Peter Jason
Flight Deck Crew (Background) - James Michael Kaura
Assistant Joint Chief of Staff - Mark Rodney
Russian Sailor - Paul Yalnezian