Two-time Academy Award winner Tom Hanks teams with Oscar-nominated director Paul Greengrass and screenwriter Billy Ray to tell the true story of Richard Phillips, a U.S. cargo-ship captain who surrendered himself to Somali pirates so that his crew would be freed. Captain Richard Phillips (Hanks) and his crew are carrying freight around the Horn of Africa when four Somali pirates forcefully take over their ship, the MV Maersk Alabama.
Cast: Tom Hanks, Catherine Keener, Barkhad Abdi, Michael Chernus, Corey Johnson, Max Martini
Runtime: 133 min
Release Year: 2013
Director: Paul Greengrass
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