• Morning Light (2008)

Morning Light

Release Date: October 17th, 2008

DVD Release Date: June 16th, 2009

PG |1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary

Fifteen young men and women prepare for the adventure of their lives when they enter the TRANSPAC, one of the world's most prestigious open-ocean sailing competitions. They begin their training in Hawaii with world-class teachers, but it is the race itself, a 2,300-mile ordeal featuring top professionals, that molds them into a cohesive whole.

Director: Mark Monroe , Paul Crowder

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Walt Disney Pictures

Keywords: Fascinating, Growing up, Quest, 2000s, Los Angeles

Ratings & Reviews

  • 63
    Steven ReaPhiladelphia Inquirer

    An OK sports doc that owes as much to reality TV competitions as it does to the genre of nautical cinema. show more

  • 60
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    An old-fashioned doc about a sailboat race is well produced but lacks urgency and true insight show more

  • 50
    Bob MondelloNPR

    The film is more appealing for its scenery, which is as breathtakingly blue as you'd expect, than for its drama. show more

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