Theatrical Film and DVD release - Walt Disney Video: "Deep Rising":
[Above: two different posters in English for the 1998
movie "Deep Rising" - Below: the same movie posters in two
Deep Rising (1998); also known as Tentacle USA (working title). Directed
and written by Steven Sommers; rated R for sci-fi violence and
gore. Runtime: 106 min. (Germany 97 min.) Country:
USA, Language: English; Color: Color (Technicolor); Sound Mix:
Movie synopsis: A group of heavily armed
hijackers board a luxury ocean liner in the South Pacific Ocean to loot
it, only to do battle with a series of large-sized, tentacled,
man-eating sea creatures who have taken over the ship first.
[Above: DVD cover image]
Walter Wanderley's arrangement and performance of "The Girl From
Ipanema" from the album "Rain Forest" can be heard twice in this film.