(Hristo Shopov as the cruise ship navigator)
ORIGINAL TITLE: Octopus.
DIRECTED BY: John Eyres.
MAIN CAST: Jay Harrington, David Beecroft, Carolyn Lowery, Ravil Isyanov, Ricco Ross, Hristo Shopov, Jeff Nuttall, Mariana Stanisheva, George Stanchev and Martin McDougall.
PRODUCED BY: David Varod, Danny Lerner and Boaz Davidson.
WRITTEN BY: Michael Weiss.
ORIGINAL MUSIC BY: Marco Marinangeli.
RUNTIME: 99 minutes.
GENRE: Action | Horror | Thriller.
A Russian submarine is sunk during the Cuban Missile Crisis. The ship carries various barrels loaded with highly toxic and other unknown substances which are consequently spread in the ocean.
Thirty-eight years later, Roy Turner, a young CIA agent in Bulgaria, manages to capture the dangerous terrorist Casper and the American authorities secretly decide to take him to the United States in a submarine, where he shall be judged for his crimes.
The sailing seems to be easy, but the CIA is about to find two problems: Casper's gang are planning to hijack a ship (Hristo Shopov playing one of its crew member) to rescue their leader, who is already working to escape from the submarine.
During the trip, both vessels, ship and submarine, shall go through an unknown ocean gate called ‘The Devil’s Eye’, in which27 boats have gone missing and there are rumours of a mutant creature.