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Release
18 October 2013
Certificate 12A
Cast
Tom Hanks, Catherine Keener, Barkhad Abdi, Barkhad Addirahman, Faysal Ahmed, Mahat M. Ali, Michael Chernus
Director(s)
Paul Greengrass
Screenwriter(s)
Billy Ray

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Captain Phillips

Genres Drama, Thriller

Film synopsis In April 2009, US container ship the Maersk Alabama was boarded by four Somali pirates who took its captain, one-time Boston cabbie Richard Phillips, hostage. The crisis played out over five days, and this film recreates those events.

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