STEEL SHARKS is a modestly entertaining, if predictable, direct-to-video potboiler. With a linear plot, TV-caliber acting, and static camera, it doesn't aim very high and so manages to hit its target.
After a military coup in Iran, revolutionary elements kidnap Dr. Van Tasset (Barry Livingston), an American expert in chemical weapons. The "Steel Sharks," an elite squad of Navy SEALs led by Lt. Zamborski (David Roberson), is assigned to rescue him. Joining the team at the last minute is neophyte
Bob Rogers (Billy Warlock), who wonders if he will be able to live up to the SEALs high standards. The team is taken to Iran on the submarine USS Oakland, commanded by Ca...