PG | | Action, Sci-Fi
A modern aircraft carrier is thrown back in time to 1941 near Hawaii, just hours before the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.
The sailors on the carrier are playing a board war game by Avalon Hill called "Squad Leader".
Pearl Tower, Tomcat two-zero-zero. requesting clearance for departure runway zero-nine. Over.
Pearl Harbor Tower: Two-zero-zero, Pearl Harbor Tower. You are cleared runway oh-niner. Winds zero-four-five at eight. SH-three approaching from the right. Have a nice day.
As the Japanese pilot takes rounds from the Marines M16s, a brown wire or thin cable bundle (for the squibs?) can be seen running from the bottom of his right trousers leg and along the floor.
UK cinema and video versions were cut by 6 secs to edit blood spurts from gunshots. In 2002 these cuts were waived by the BBFC.
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