Captain Phillips

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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.

  1. Paul Greengrass


  2. Billy Ray


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  1. Tom Hanks

    Tom Hanks

    Captain Richard Phillips

  2. Catherine Keener

    Catherine Keener

    Andrea Phillips

  3. Max Martini

    Max Martini

    SEAL Commander

  4. Chris Mulkey

    Chris Mulkey

    John Cronan

  5. Yul Vazquez

    Yul Vazquez

    Captain Frank Castellano

  6. Corey Johnson

    Corey Johnson

    Ken Quinn

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 14m

Budget $55,000,000.00

Revenue $95,000,000.00


Release Information

  • October 11, 2013
    PG-13, Theatrical



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A review by Andres Gomez

By Andres Gomez

Well done movie, good script and exceptional performances. Specially by Hanks and Abdi but also the rest of the pirates crew.

Hanks could have won the Oscar for this one.

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