In the Heart of the Sea Poster

Release Date: December 11th, 2015

PG-13|2 hr 2 min

Plot Summary
In 1820, crewmen (Chris Hemsworth, Benjamin Walker, Cillian Murphy) aboard the New England vessel Essex face a harrowing battle for survival when a whale of mammoth size and strength attacks with force, crippling their ship and leaving them adrift in the ocean. Pushed to their limits and facing storms, starvation, panic and despair, the survivors must resort to the unthinkable to stay alive. Their incredible tale ultimately inspires author Herman Melville to write "Moby-Dick."

Cast: Chris Hemsworth, Benjamin Walker, Cillian Murphy, Brendan Gleeson, Ben Whishaw, Michelle Fairley, Tom Holland, Paul Anderson

Director: Ron Howard

Genres: Historical drama, Adventure, Action

Production Co: A.I.E., Cott Productions, Imagine Entertainment, Roth Films, Spring Creek Productions, Enelmar Productions

Distributors: Warner Bros. Pictures

Keywords: House, Bar, Wife, Sacrifice, Survival, Intense, Emotional, Escape

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