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Watch: The First Episode of ABC’s Nuclear Submarine Drama ‘Last Resort’ Online Now

Watch: The First Episode of ABC's Nuclear Submarine Drama 'Last Resort' Online Now

The fall pilot online previews continue with “Last Resort,” ABC’s new naval drama about the crew of the USS Colorado, a nuclear submarine that goes rogue after Captain Marcus Chaplin (Andre Braugher) and his second-in-command XO Lt. Commander Sam Kendal (Scott Speedman) question orders they receive to launch missiles at Pakistan. Instead, the ship heads to an uninhabited island after being fired upon, declaring themselves a sovereign nation with nuclear capability while looking for ways to clear their name.

“Last Resort” is from Shawn Ryan (creator of “The Shield” and showrunner of “Terrier”), so it certainly has promise — and Braugher’s proven himself a major television star again and again on “Homicide: Life on the Street,” “Thief” and “Men of a Certain Age.” You can watch the full pilot episode below, courtesy of Yahoo — the broadcast premiere is on ABC on Thursday, September 27th at 8pm.

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What sort of idiot compares manning concer=ntration camps to blindly "following orders" to destroy innocent people anyhow. Hmmm? Same sort who think people in caves in the Afghan mountains destroyed the WTC complex? Idiots like you are why my country is destined to be destroyed. IGNORANCE kills.


War means blind obedience, unthinking stupidity, brutish callousness, wanton destruction, and irresponsible murder.
Alexander Berkman

Ken Stallings

There is nothing at all intelligent about this plot. It is 100% insulting to all American military personnel. Orders to employ nuclear weapons are issued only under the gravest of national emergencies and for a submarine to refuse to carry out that kind of order it would amount to the worst form of treason imaginable.

But, to then have that submarine launch a threatening nuclear attack against the United States (as this plot asserts) takes it a further insulting step. Shame on ABC! Might as well have a series where US military personnel go back in time and man the Nazi concentration camps!


u suck ass


what other show can I watch early and I have seen revolution????

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