Based on an original screenplay by James Cameron.
The ocean holds many secrets. One of them is trying to tell us something.
Deep in the Caribbean Sea, a U.S. nuclear submarine mysteriously spins out of control. When a U.S. Navy SEAL team and the crew of DEEPCORE – an underwater oil drilling station – dive down to investigate, they are trapped at the edge of a vast underwater trench. Now, as the world above stands poised in the brink of nuclear destruction, they prepare to enter THE ABYSS.
Based on an original screenplay by James Cameron, novelist Orson Scott Card, one of science fiction's most heralded authors, brings us an extraordinary adventure of wonder and discovery.
Genres: science fiction
Orson Scott Card (born 1951) is an American author, critic, public speaker, essayist, columnist, and political activist. He writes in several genres, but is primarily known for his science fiction. His novel Ender's Game (1985) and its sequel Speaker for the Dead (1986) both won Hugo and Nebula Awards, making Card the only author to win both science fiction's top U.S. prizes in consecutive years. He is also known as an advocate for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, of which he has been a lifelong practicing member, and as a political commentator on many issues, including opposition to homosexual behavior and the legalization of same-sex marriage.