Captain Phillips

(2013)

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.

BOX OFFICE PREDICTIONS: Can ‘Gravity’ Fend Off ‘Machete Kills’ and ‘Captain Phillips’?

BOX OFFICE PREDICTIONS: Can ‘Gravity’ Fend Off ‘Machete Kills’ and ‘Captain Phillips’?

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‘Captain Phillips’ Gets a Special October 5th Sneak Preview

‘Captain Phillips’ Gets a Special October 5th Sneak Preview

Columbia Pictures has announced that Paul Greengrass' drama Captain Phillips will be offered at select theaters this Saturday, October 5th as part of a special sneak preview. A two-minute trailer of the film was released during this past Sunday's Breaking Bad finale. If you didn't see it, check it out below.

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.

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Two ‘Captain Phillips’ TV Spots

Two ‘Captain Phillips’ TV Spots

Fans who tuned into the Breaking Bad series finale on AMC last night were treated to a sneak preview of Columbia Pictures' upcoming true-story thriller Captain Phillips. We have the full video right here, plus another TV spot and an announcement from IMAX that director Paul Greengrass' true story adaptation will be released in IMAX theaters October 11. Take a look at the latest footage, then read the official press release for more details.

IMAX Corporation, in partnership with Sony Pictures Entertainment, a division of Sony Corp., today announced that Captain Phillips will be digitally re-mastered into the immersive IMAX format and released in select IMAX theaters worldwide beginning October 11.

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Two ‘Captain Phillips’ TV Spots

Two ‘Captain Phillips’ TV Spots

Tom Hanks stars as Captain Richard Phillips, whose US-flagged MV Maersk Alabama sea vessel is the first to be hijacked by Somali pirates in over two hundred years. Watch as Captain Phillips is kidnapped in two new TV spots for this true-life drama, sailing into theaters this October. Don't worry, the Captain is going to be all right!

Captain Phillips was released October 11th, 2013.

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‘Captain Phillips’ International Trailer

‘Captain Phillips’ International Trailer

Columbia Pictures has released an international trailer for Paul Greengrass' drama Captain Phillips. The film tells the true story Captain Richard Phillips, whose ship the MV Maersk Alabama was hijacked by Somalian pirates in 2009. Tom Hanks, Catherine Keener and Max Martini star in the film. Check it out.

Captain Phillips was released October 11th, 2013.

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Six ‘Captain Phillips’ Photos with Tom Hanks

Six ‘Captain Phillips’ Photos with Tom Hanks

Six new photos have been released from the upcoming Captain Phillips, featuring Tom Hanks and director Paul Greengrass. This drama from Columbia Pictures is based on the true story of Captain Richard Phillips, whose ship the MV Maresk Alabama was taken over by Somali pirates in 2009, the first hijacking of an American ship in over 200 years. To ensure that nothing happens to his crew, Captain Phillips surrenders himself to the pirates, as you can see in these photos.

Captain Phillips was released October 11th, 2013.

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Second ‘Captain Phillips’ Trailer

Second ‘Captain Phillips’ Trailer

Tom Hanks stars in Captain Phillips, director Paul Greengrass' true life drama that recounts the 2009 hijacking of an American vessel by Somali pirates. The second trailer has arrived, which offers new footage from this intense drama following Captain Richard Phillip's heroic attempts to save his ship, the US-flagged MV Maersk Alabama.

Captain Phillips was released October 11th, 2013.

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Two ‘Captain Phillips’ Posters with Tom Hanks

Two ‘Captain Phillips’ Posters with Tom Hanks

Tom Hanks is seen alongside one of his captors in the first two posters, one domestic and one international, for the Warner Bros. biopic Captain Phillips. Paul Greengrass directs this drama based on the true story of MV Maresk Alabama Captain Richard Phillips (Tom Hanks), who surrendered himself to Somali pirates in 2009 to save his crew, in the first hijacking of an American ship in over 200 years. Check out these one-sheets for the October 11 release, and, in case you missed it, CLICK HERE to watch the trailer that was released in May.

Captain Phillips was released October 11th, 2013.

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