The crew of the fishing vessel "Andrea Gail" returns to his hometown after a bad fishing. But Captain Billy Tyne again soon assembles a team to go for fish. Although the fishing season is almost at the end, and each of the teams did not even have time to really see their relatives, they do take the captain's call, because all the money is needed. But the next flight is again unsuccessful and the crew soon begins to grumble, but the captain in every way to convince them that they are still just do not get to the big fish. In fact, after a while they manage to get a good catch, but when the ship was turning home for the team and the captain to go through the ultimate test - a perfect storm.