Mike Williams is working as electrician Deepwater Horizon positioned within the Gulf of Mexico. The platform works day and night time so as to extract 800 million barrels of oil current within the depths of the bay. Between Mike Williams and Jimmy Harrell patron communication is ideal as a result of the primary recognized professionalism of the second. As an alternative, society doesn’t belief headed by Donald Vidrine tenant who doesn’t take into consideration than to revenue on the expense of the security of the entire staff. A improper maneuver method, motivated by cash, aun causes horrible accident. Whereas 5 million liters of oil is prone to explode, Mike and his colleagues will use its finest efforts to save lots of the platform but additionally their lives.