Friday, October 11, 2013

"Captain Phillips"

Sneak Peek all the footage released to date from director Paul Greengrass' fast-moving action thriller "Captain Phillips", that at time feels like the best "Star Trek" movie ever produced, with Somali characters standing in for Klingons.

The film stars Tom Hanks, from a screenplay by Billy Ray, adapting the 2010 book "A Captain's Duty: Somali Pirates, Navy SEALs, and Dangerous Days at Sea", by merchant mariner 'Captain Richard Phillips':

"...April 2009, 'Richard Phillips' (Hanks) is the captain of the American container ship 'MV Maersk Alabama', when it is hijacked by a rag-tag crew of well-armed Somali pirates off the coast of Somalia, under the leadership of 'Muse' (Barkhad Abdi)..."

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "Captain Phillips"...