Movie-Ed Guide to
The Abyss

About the Movie

The Abyss, an Oscar winner for Best Visual Effects, is an action-packed sci-fi film that begins when a nuclear submarine sinks and a team of divers conduct a rescue mission. Led by Bud Brigman (Ed Harris), the team includes his estranged engineer wife (Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio) and a paranoid Navy lieutenant (Michael Biehn). It's not long before the team is challenged by a previously unknown, intelligent underwater life form.

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Topics

  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Properties of water
  • Decompression
  • Beauty
  • Sacrifice

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