Herman Wouk's play (which was based on his Pulitzer Prize-winning novel) is brought to the screen in this taut courtroom drama directed by Robert Altman. The film chronicles the trial that ensues after Lt. Steve Maryk (Jeff Daniels) assumes command of the U.S.S. Caine from its paranoid captain─Lt. Commander Phillip Queeg (Brad Davis)─during a typhoon. With Eric Bogosian, Peter Gallagher, Michael Murphy; scripted by Wouk. 122 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.