|The Hunt for Red October|
|3 Nominations / 1 Win|
|Writer||Larry Ferguson, Donald Stewart|
|Starring||Sean Connery, Alec Baldwin, Scott Glenn, James Earl Jones, Sam Neill|
|63rd Academy Awards|
The Hunt for Red October is a 1990 thriller film based on Tom Clancy's novel of the same name. It was directed by John McTiernan and stars Sean Connery and Alec Baldwin . The film received highly positive reviews from critics and was one of the top grossing films of the year.
- Best Film Editing — Dennis Virkler, John Wright
- Best Sound Editing — Cecelia Hall, George Watters
- Best Sound Mixing — Richard Bryce Goodman, Richard Overton, Kevin F. Cleary, Don J. Bassman
Soviets create a new nuclear submarine that runs silent due to a revolutionary propulsion system. Russian sub captain defects, goal of taking it to the U.S.A. to prevent the Russians from using the sub to wreck nuclear missle war against the U.S.