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 October 2013 | Danny Blankenship
8 | A film of courage and will a man's determination to stay alive on board along the wicked sea!
Robert Redford now an elder certainly in the final years of his acting time and life gives a performance to remember. ...
When it was screened out-of-competition at the Cannes Film Festival (2013), the film received a reported 9-minute standing ovation.
1700 nautical miles from the Sumatra Straits.
When then man puts on his storm suit and goes out to raise the storm jib he is tossed off deck and dragged underwater. He climbs back on board and returns to the cabin. When he removes the top of the storm suit his shirt is completely dry.
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