PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Drama
After a collision with a shipping container at sea, a resourceful sailor finds himself, despite all efforts to the contrary, staring his mortality in the face.
31 December 2013 | cinematic_aficionado (email@example.com)
7 | The triumph of human spirit
Ocean sailing that went sour. Man wakes up in the middle of absolute oceanic nowhere to find he had collided with a ...
The director adhered to what he termed his "bungee cord rule". A general shooting principle whereby the camera could not be above, below or farther from Redford than a cord could be stretched. Furthermore, in an effort to create a claustrophobic '... ...
1700 nautical miles from the Sumatra Straits.
When "our man" wakes up after having been knocked out in the cabin from hitting his head on the mast he is partly submerged in water. When he gets up, most of his shirt is dry.
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