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''Hunter Killer'' is an American action-adventure film that was released October 2018. Directed by Creator/DonovanMarsh and written by Arne Schmidt with Jamie Moss, it is an adaptation of the 2012 novel ''Firing Point'', which was authored by Don Keith and George Wallace. The cast includes Creator/GerardButler, Creator/GaryOldman, Common, Creator/LindaCardellini, Creator/TobyStephens, Creator/MichaelNyqvist, Creator/CarolineGoodall, and Creator/MikhailGorevoy. It was released in the United States on October 26, 2018 by Summit Entertainment. It is dedicated to Mikael Nyqvist, who died in June 2017 in his native Stockholm, Sweden.

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''Hunter Killer'' is an American action-adventure film that was released October 2018. Directed by Creator/DonovanMarsh and written by Arne Schmidt with Jamie Moss, it is an adaptation of the 2012 novel ''Firing Point'', which was authored by Don Keith and George Wallace. The cast includes Creator/GerardButler, Creator/GaryOldman, Common, Creator/LindaCardellini, Creator/TobyStephens, Creator/MichaelNyqvist, Creator/MichaelNyqvist in one of his final roles, Creator/CarolineGoodall, and Creator/MikhailGorevoy. It was released in the United States on October 26, 2018 by Summit Entertainment. It is dedicated to Mikael Nyqvist, who died in June 2017 in his native Stockholm, Sweden.


* FatalFamilyPhoto: [[spoiler: inverted. Martinelli, who shows his wife/girlfriend's photo, is among the two survivors out of the SEAL team.]]



* HotSubOnSubAction: A major draw of the film.

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* HotSubOnSubAction: A major draw of the film. [[spoiler: Unfortunately the actual action scenes are few and far between. Most of the effort are spent on ''not getting hit''.]]


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* SeaMine: The Arkansas had to navigate an area filled with these things.
* ShootTheBullet: [[spoiler: done by the Russian destroyer to protect the ''Arkansas''.]]


''Hunter Killer'' is an American action-adventure film that was released October 2018. Directed by Creator/DonovanMarsh and written by Arne Schmidt with Jamie Moss, it is an adaptation of the 2012 novel ''Firing Point'', which was authored by Don Keith and George Wallace. The cast includes Creator/GerardButler, Creator/GaryOldman, Common, Creator/LindaCardellini, Creator/TobyStephens, Mikael Nyqvist, Creator/CarolineGoodall, and Creator/MikhailGorevoy. It was released in the United States on October 26, 2018 by Summit Entertainment. It is dedicated to Mikael Nyqvist, who died in June 2017 in his native Stockholm, Sweden.

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''Hunter Killer'' is an American action-adventure film that was released October 2018. Directed by Creator/DonovanMarsh and written by Arne Schmidt with Jamie Moss, it is an adaptation of the 2012 novel ''Firing Point'', which was authored by Don Keith and George Wallace. The cast includes Creator/GerardButler, Creator/GaryOldman, Common, Creator/LindaCardellini, Creator/TobyStephens, Mikael Nyqvist, Creator/MichaelNyqvist, Creator/CarolineGoodall, and Creator/MikhailGorevoy. It was released in the United States on October 26, 2018 by Summit Entertainment. It is dedicated to Mikael Nyqvist, who died in June 2017 in his native Stockholm, Sweden.


''Hunter Killer'' is an American action-adventure film that was released October 2018. Directed by Creator/DonovanMarsh and written by Arne Schmidt with Jamie Moss, it is an adaptation of the 2012 novel ''Firing Point'', which was authored by Don Keith and George Wallace. Performers in the film include Creator/GerardButler, Mikael Nyqvist, Creator/CarolineGoodall, Creator/MikhailGorevoy, Creator/GaryOldman, and Creator/TobyStephens. It was released in the United States on October 26, 2018 by Summit Entertainment. It is dedicated to Mikael Nyqvist, who died in June 2017 in his native Stockholm, Sweden.

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''Hunter Killer'' is an American action-adventure film that was released October 2018. Directed by Creator/DonovanMarsh and written by Arne Schmidt with Jamie Moss, it is an adaptation of the 2012 novel ''Firing Point'', which was authored by Don Keith and George Wallace. Performers in the film include The cast includes Creator/GerardButler, Creator/GaryOldman, Common, Creator/LindaCardellini, Creator/TobyStephens, Mikael Nyqvist, Creator/CarolineGoodall, Creator/MikhailGorevoy, Creator/GaryOldman, and Creator/TobyStephens.Creator/MikhailGorevoy. It was released in the United States on October 26, 2018 by Summit Entertainment. It is dedicated to Mikael Nyqvist, who died in June 2017 in his native Stockholm, Sweden.


* IronicName: Captain Joe Glass (played by Creator/GerardButler) of the ''USS Alabama'' has to be a brittle figure who cracks easily, right? Actually, he's an intelligent, principled leader who remains calm under extreme pressure. In boxing terms, he's got the total opposite of a 'glass jaw'.

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* IronicName: Captain Joe Glass (played by Creator/GerardButler) of the ''USS Alabama'' Arkansas'' has to be a brittle figure who cracks easily, right? Actually, he's an intelligent, principled leader who remains calm under extreme pressure. In boxing terms, he's got the total opposite of a 'glass jaw'.


* RealitySubtext: The highly deteriorating relations between the Russia and U.S. during the 2000s and 2010s form the film's backdrop.


'''''Hunter Killer''''' is an American action-adventure film that was released October 2018. Directed by Creator/DonovanMarsh and written by Arne Schmidt with Jamie Moss, it is an adaptation of the 2012 novel ''Firing Point'', which was authored by Don Keith and George Wallace. Performers in the film include Creator/GerardButler, Mikael Nyqvist, Creator/CarolineGoodall, Creator/MikhailGorevoy, Creator/GaryOldman, and Creator/TobyStephens. It was released in the United States on October 26, 2018 by Summit Entertainment. It is dedicated to Mikael Nyqvist, who died in June 2017 in his native Stockholm, Sweden.

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''Hunter Killer''
is an American action-adventure film that was released October 2018. Directed by Creator/DonovanMarsh and written by Arne Schmidt with Jamie Moss, it is an adaptation of the 2012 novel ''Firing Point'', which was authored by Don Keith and George Wallace. Performers in the film include Creator/GerardButler, Mikael Nyqvist, Creator/CarolineGoodall, Creator/MikhailGorevoy, Creator/GaryOldman, and Creator/TobyStephens. It was released in the United States on October 26, 2018 by Summit Entertainment. It is dedicated to Mikael Nyqvist, who died in June 2017 in his native Stockholm, Sweden.


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* IronicName: Captain Joe Glass (played by Creator/GerardButler) has to be a brittle figure who cracks easily, right? Actually, he's an intelligent, principled leader who remains calm under extreme pressure. In boxing terms, he's got the total opposite of a 'glass jaw'.

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* IronicName: Captain Joe Glass (played by Creator/GerardButler) of the ''USS Alabama'' has to be a brittle figure who cracks easily, right? Actually, he's an intelligent, principled leader who remains calm under extreme pressure. In boxing terms, he's got the total opposite of a 'glass jaw'.

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* BigDamnHeroes: Martinelli has a big damn heroes moment when he saves the surviving members of his team as well as the Russian president by laying down accurate and deadly sniper fire on their pursuers.

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* SacrificialLamb: [[spoiler:Hall]], the SEAL who gets the least characterization, is the first to go.

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* ButtMonkey: Absolutely nothing goes right for Martinelli during the first half of the movie. He (barely) fails a training exercise, almost doesn't stick his landing and almost kills himself and he's the only one to get shot when the russians try to scout their position. His luck ironically turns around once he gets left behind and takes on the role of FriendlySniper.


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* NewMeat: Of course, the fact that they are [[ElitesAreMoreGlamorous Navy SEALs]] puts this in perspective, as by almost every metric Martinelli is still TheAce, but his lack of experience in comparison to the rest of the team is noted and shown several times.


'''''Hunter Killer''''' is an American action-adventure film that was released October 2018. Directed by Creator/DonovanMarsh and written by Arne Schmidt with Jamie Moss, it is an adaptation of the 2012 novel ''Firing Point'', which was authored by Don Keith and George Wallace. Performers in the film include Creator/GerardButler, Creator/MikaelNyqvist, Creator/CarolineGoodall, Creator/MikhailGorevoy, Creator/GaryOldman, and Creator/TobyStephens. It was released in the United States on October 26, 2018 by Summit Entertainment. It is dedicated to Creator/MikaelNyqvist, who died in June 2017 in his native Stockholm, Sweden.

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'''''Hunter Killer''''' is an American action-adventure film that was released October 2018. Directed by Creator/DonovanMarsh and written by Arne Schmidt with Jamie Moss, it is an adaptation of the 2012 novel ''Firing Point'', which was authored by Don Keith and George Wallace. Performers in the film include Creator/GerardButler, Creator/MikaelNyqvist, Mikael Nyqvist, Creator/CarolineGoodall, Creator/MikhailGorevoy, Creator/GaryOldman, and Creator/TobyStephens. It was released in the United States on October 26, 2018 by Summit Entertainment. It is dedicated to Creator/MikaelNyqvist, Mikael Nyqvist, who died in June 2017 in his native Stockholm, Sweden.



* BadassBeard: The leader of the group of [[UsefulNotes/NavySeals Navy SEALs]] (played by Creator/TobyStephens) sports one.
* BadassMustache: Sported by said leader as well.

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* BadassBeard: The Beaman, the leader of the group of [[UsefulNotes/NavySeals Navy SEALs]] (played by Creator/TobyStephens) sports one.
* BadassMustache: Sported by said leader Beaman as well.



* MadeOfIron: Soldier after soldier gets shown as being tough, understandably enough, but Stephens' character stands out for his body and will of steel.

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* MadeOfIron: Soldier after soldier gets shown as being tough, understandably enough, but Stephens' character Beaman stands out for his body and will of steel.



* ReasonableAuthorityFigure: Neither the civilian leadership of Russia nor the U.S. want a war. On the American side, official after official acts cool under pressure and tries to think out all of their options. Captain Joe Glass is a great example. Interestingly, Creator/GaryOldman's character is an exception, but coming across as a hothead makes sense given the circumstances.

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* ReasonableAuthorityFigure: Neither the civilian leadership of Russia nor the U.S. want a war. On the American side, official after official acts cool under pressure and tries to think out all of their options. Captain Joe Glass is a great example. Interestingly, Creator/GaryOldman's character CJCS Donnegan (Creator/GaryOldman's character) is an exception, but coming across as a hothead makes sense given the circumstances.

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* FriendlySniper: Martinelli, the SEAL team sniper.


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* NoOneGetsLeftBehind: Despite being wounded himself, [[spoiler:Lieutenant Beaman refuses to escape in the rescue sub and abandon Martinelli to Durov's men. He goes back alone and saves Martinelli right before he's going to be executed.]]

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* MacrossMissileMassacre: Durov launches a barrage of several anti-ship missiles at the ''Arkansas'' while it's surfaced, but those missiles are intercepted by the [=CIWS=] of a nearby Russian destroyer. [[spoiler:The destroyer then launches several cruise missiles at Durov's headquarters, destroying it and killing Durov.]]


'''''Hunter Killer''''' is a 2018 American action-adventure film. Directed by Creator/DonovanMarsh and written by Arne Schmidt with Jamie Moss, it is an adaptation of the 2012 novel ''Firing Point'', which was authored by Don Keith and George Wallace. Performers in the film include Creator/GerardButler, Creator/MikaelNyqvist, Creator/CarolineGoodall, Creator/MikhailGorevoy, Creator/GaryOldman, and Creator/TobyStephens. It was released in the United States on October 26, 2018 by Summit Entertainment. It is dedicated to Creator/MikaelNyqvist.

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'''''Hunter Killer''''' is a 2018 an American action-adventure film.film that was released October 2018. Directed by Creator/DonovanMarsh and written by Arne Schmidt with Jamie Moss, it is an adaptation of the 2012 novel ''Firing Point'', which was authored by Don Keith and George Wallace. Performers in the film include Creator/GerardButler, Creator/MikaelNyqvist, Creator/CarolineGoodall, Creator/MikhailGorevoy, Creator/GaryOldman, and Creator/TobyStephens. It was released in the United States on October 26, 2018 by Summit Entertainment. It is dedicated to Creator/MikaelNyqvist.
Creator/MikaelNyqvist, who died in June 2017 in his native Stockholm, Sweden.

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