This is what faced the USS Nimitz as a strange storm propelled it back to June 6th, 1941 near Pearl Harbor.
Peter got the attention of the US Navy and received their full support. They even allowed the filming of an actual rescue that happened to take place during production. The scene is in the film.
· Martin Sheen as Warren Lasky
· Katharine Ross as Laurel Scott
· James Farentino as Commander Richard T. "Dick" Owens, Commander, Carrier Air Wing 8
· Ron O'Neal as Cmdr. Dan Thurman, Executive Officer, USS Nimitz
· Charles Durning as Senator Samuel Chapman
· Soon-Tek Oh as Simura
??? as Charlie the dog.