Movie Ratings, Family Movie Reviews & More!

Still shot from the movie: The Hunt For Red October.

The Hunt For Red October

The Red October is a high-tech submarine that is the pride of the Russian navy. Captain Marko Ramius (Sean Connery) has been ordered to test the new sub with routine maneuvers, but he secretly has other plans for the vessel and its crew. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B+
Violence: C+
Sexual Content: A
Language: B+
Drugs/Alcohol: A-
Run Time: 134
Theater Release: 02 Mar 1990
Video Release: 29 Jul 2008
MPAA Rating: PG
See Canadian Ratings
How We Determine Our Grades

The Hunt For Red October is rated PG:

Director: John McTiernan
Cast: Sean Connery, Alec Baldwin
Studio: 1990 Paramount Pictures

Detailed Review

Based on the popular Tom Clancy novel set in 1984, the Red October is the pride of the Russian navy. This high-tech submarine is fitted with a magneto propulsion drive… 
Read our complete review on this movie. »

Talk It Over

Ramius’ plan includes measures to keep his crew safe, yet he kills the political… 
Get complete discussion ideas and "Talk It Over" with your family. »

Video alternatives / Home Video Bonus Features

If you find sub films captivating, check out our review of U-571 .… 
Click for more movie ideas and info on bonus features. »

Join the Conversation

About the Reviewer: Rod Gustafson

© One Voice Communications Ltd. | About Parent Previews | FAQ | Making the Grades | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Contact