Captain Phillips

Genre: 
Thriller · 
Drama · 

Release Date: October 10, 2013

Status: Released

Running time: 2h 14m

Content Rating: PG-13

Budget: $55,000,000

Revenue: $218,791,811

5.95
/ 10
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Columbia Pictures
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Plot.

The Maersk Alabama, the first American cargo ship to be hijacked in two hundred years, was hijacked by pirates in 2009.

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This Movie Is About.

somali · 
hijack · 
commando · 
terrorism · 
pirate · 
poverty · 
fisherman · 
somalia · 
hijacking · 

Cast & Crew.

Wiki.

Captain Phillips is a 2013 American biographical action thriller film directed by Paul Greengrass. Inspired by the 2009 Maersk Alabama hijacking, the film tells the story of the eponymous Captain Richard Phillips, a merchant mariner who was taken hostage by Somali pirates. It stars Tom Hanks as Phillips, alongside Barkhad Abdi as pirate leader Abduwali Muse.The screenplay by Billy Ray is based on Phillips's 2010 book A Captain's Duty: Somali Pirates, Navy SEALs, and Dangerous Days at Sea, which Phillips co-wrote with Stephan Talty. Scott Rudin, Dana Brunetti and Michael De Luca served as producers on the project. It premiered at the 2013 New York Film Festival, and was theatrically released on October 11, 2013. The film emerged as a critical and commercial success, receiving positive reviews from critics and grossing $220 million against a budget of $55 million. Captain Phillips received six Academy Award nominations, including Best Picture, Best Adapted Screenplay and Best Supporting Actor for Abdi.

Filming Locations.

Malta · Morocco

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