When a U.S. Navy ship containing secret surveillance becomes stranded in enemy waters, President Kirkman must negotiate the crew and ship's release. If captured, the technology on board would create a massive threat to national security. Meanwhile. Chief of Staff Emily Rhodes reconnects with someone from her childhood.
Did You Know?
During discussions about damage to the American destroyer, it is mentioned several times that both the Captain's stateroom and the Combat Information Center (CIC) were struck below the waterline and flooded. However, both of these areas are located on the "O-1/O-2" levels of an Arleigh Burke class destroyer. well above the water line, and external shots of the destroyer show this area of the ship as undamaged. See more
He didn't want me. He wanted the White House.
You know, at least if he had asked for a kidney, I could have convinced myself that I was family; his daughter, someone he had to turn to. But after twenty-three years, you know what I meant to him?
[her voice breaking
Listen, 'cause I'm only gonna say this once, and you need to take it on board, internalize it, remember it. You're the greatest thing since sliced bread. And if this guy doesn't see that, then he doesn't like ...
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