K The Widowmaker is a historical thriller film about the first of many disasters that befell the Soviet submarine K K The Widowmaker was. K was one of the first two Soviet submarines of the Project class the first generation .. The movie K The Widowmaker (), starring Harrison Ford and Liam Neeson, is based on the story of the K's first disaster. The production. When Russia's first nuclear submarine malfunctions on its maiden voyage, the crew must race to save the ship and prevent a nuclear disaster. Harrison Ford, Sam Spruell, Peter Stebbings. A German submarine is boarded by disguised American submariners trying to capture their Enigma.
 The building of the K was rushed, as the Soviet leaders were  P. C. R. Huchthausen, K The Widowmaker: The Secret of The. A real-life historical incident becomes the basis for this military thriller from director Kathryn Bigelow that's reminiscent of such submarine dramas as Das Boot. "K The Widowmaker" joins a tradition that includes "Das Boot" and "The Hunt for Red October" and goes all the way back to "Run Silent.
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