Captain Phillips | reviewed by: Jeremy Frost | February 25, 2014
entertainment value
#CaptainPhillips was intense, well written, beautifully filmed and wonderfully acted. Another career-defining performance by @tomhanks.
genre Action | Drama | Thriller
synopsis The true story of Captain Richard Phillips and the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the US-flagged MV Maersk Alabama, the first American cargo ship to be hijacked in two hundred years.
lead actors Tom Hanks | Catherine Keener | Max Martini | Chris Mulkey | Yul Vazquez | Corey Johnson | David Warshofsky | John Magaro | Michael Chernus | Angus MacInnes | Barkhad Abdi | Faysal Ahmed | Barkhad Abdirahman | Mahat M. Ali
director Paul Greengrass