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October 11, 2013
PG-13 , 2 hr 13 min
9,324 Fan Ratings
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Synopsis: The true story of Captain Richard Phillips and the 2009 hijacking of his cargo ship by Somali pirates.
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New York Post
By Lou Lumenick
It falls to Hanks and his movie-star presence to anchor this ambitious enterprise, and he does some of his most impressive acting without...
By Rodrigo Perez
It’s a breathlessly told movie; both meticulous and frenetic, sweat-soaked and methodical. It will take hold and won’t let you go, and it’s...
By Dan Jolin
Both Greengrass and Hanks are on award-deserving form in a riveting, emotionally complex and hugely intelligent dramatisation of a...
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By Mick LaSalle
This is an intense and complicated story, and the film doesn't rush it. It lets it unfold and build, methodically.
By Steven Rea
Captain Phillips is harrowing, inspiring, a must-see piece of moviemaking.
By Richard Roeper
Even as Greengrass’ signature kinetic style renders us nearly seasick and emotionally spent from the action, it’s the work of Tom Hanks...
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By Joe Neumaier
The most gripping based-on-fact film so far this year.
By Claudia Puig
The climactic rescue by Navy SEALs is riveting. But it's Phillips' devastating after-the-fact shock that leaves the most haunting...
By James Berardinelli
Captain Phillips works precisely because Hanks isn't a muscle-bound, gun-toting figure (nor does he turn into one during the course of the...
By Scott Foundas
There is something too dry and austere about Greengrass and Ray’s telescoped vision, which touches only fleetingly on the pirates’ motives,...
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Really we'll done. A thriller....
Can he do a bad movie? It was good, don't think it was Oscar worthy....
One word awesome...
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Guaranteed to double your heart rate throughout the duration of the movie and a good several hours afterward....
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Rated PG-13 | For sustained intense sequences of menace, some violence with bloody images, and for substance use
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Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 13 & under
Nail-biting story of ship hijacking is fabulous but intense.
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