Funny / The Final Countdown

  • At the very end, as the Nimitz is returning to Pearl Harbor, a gaggle of admirals storms aboard. Also serves as a Lampshade Hanging of the craziness of the entire plot.
    Admiral: "An aircraft carrier getting lost in the Pacific Ocean - what the hell kind of Navy is this?"
    Yelland: (To his XO) "They're never gonna believe it."