WWII hero and Olympian Louis Zamperini passed away at the age of 97 last week, and he is the subject of director Angelina Jolie's new drama Unbroken. Captured by the Japanese Navy after surviving for 47 days on a raft following a near-fatal plane crash during WWII, Zamperini was sent to a prisoner of war camp. His very full life is explored in the first trailer for Unbroken, which brings Louie's unbelievable and inspiring true story to the big screen for the first time.
Academy Award winner Angelina Jolie directs and produces Unbroken, an epic drama that follows the incredible life of Olympian and war hero Louis Zamperini (Jack O'Connell) who, along with two other crewmen, survived in a raft for 47 days after a near-fatal plane crash in WWII-only to be caught by the Japanese Navy and sent to a prisoner-of-war camp. Adapted from Laura Hillenbrand's enormously popular book, Unbroken brings to the big screen Louis Zamperini's unbelievable and inspiring true story about the resilient power of the human spirit.