Captain Phillips Rated PG13

Captain Phillips PG13 PT134M


Columbia Pictures' action-thriller Captain Phillips stars two-time OscarA winner Tom Hanks in 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. The film is directed by OscarA nominee Paul Greengrass, from a screenplay by Billy Ray and based upon the book, A Captain's Duty: Somali Pirates, Navy SEALs, and Dangerous Days at Sea, by Richard Phillips with Stephan Talty. The film is produced by Scott Rudin, Dana Brunetti, and Michael De Luca.

Running Time
2 hr 14 min
Paul Greengrass
Tom Hanks
Release Date
October 11, 2013

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