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The Abyss (1989)

Plot: A civilian diving team are enlisted to search for a lost nuclear submarine and face danger while encountering an alien aquatic species.

Director: James Cameron

Main Cast: Ed Harris, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Michael Biehn, Leo Burmester, Todd Graff, Kimberly Scott

Genres: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Language: English

Awards: 1990 - Academy Award for Best Visual Effects (Hoyt Yeatman, Dennis Muren, John Bruno, Dennis Skotak);
1991 - Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films Saturn Award for Best Director (James Cameron)