An explosive traffic accident traps hundreds of commuters in a collapsing tunnel beneath the icy waters of the Hudson River. With the river bearing down on them, the panicked survivors struggle to free themselves. Only Kit Latura, the shamed former head of Emergency Medical Services, can help them escape their watery crypt. This release includes an exclusive, behind-the-scenes featurette on the making of the film. Academy Awards Nominations: Best Sound Effects Editing.
Released theatrically in the USA December 6, 1996.
Color by DeLuxe; in DTS Sound.
Additional cast: Luoyong Wang (Gem Dealer).
"...A rollercoaster....The tunnel blow-out is horrifically convincing and truly awesome..." (Sight and Sound)