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A renegade general and his group of U.S. Marines take over Alcatraz and threaten San Francisco Bay with biological weapons. A chemical weapons specialist and the only man to have ever escaped from the Rock attempt to prevent chaos Chemical Weapons, Rocks 1996, Best Movie, Action Movie, Movie Worth, Movie Lists, Watches Movie, Favorite Movie, Biology Weapons
Apparently I had a teacher who met Ed Harris during shooting of this; said he was a very nice man. That little trivia tidbit aside, I have to admit, I have a soft spot for this Michael Bay movie: the action scenes are really well shot, the plot is sorta interesting and the dynamic between tough-as-nails Connery and nerd Cage saves it from being a complete disaster. Being shot in my backyard helps too.
"Hunt for Red October (1990). In 1984, the USSR's best submarine captain in their newest sub violates orders and heads for the USA. Is he trying to defect, or to start a war? Based on a novel by Tom Clancy, this great thriller stars Alec Baldwin and Sean Connery.
"For the first time in my life, I wanted what all wise men say can't last, what can't be promised or made to linger any more than sunlight. I don't want to die without having felt its warmth on my face." - Sean Connery as King Arthur in First Knight