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Covington Branch MO (Text) 33126023938453 DVD Available -
Covington Branch MO (Text) 33126023938461 DVD Checked out 08/03/2021

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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 134 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen ed.
  • Publisher: Culver City, CA : Columbia Pictures, 2014, c2013.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2013.
Based upon the book "A captain's duty: Somali pirates, Navy Seals, and dangerous days at sea" by Richard Phillips with Stephan Talty.
Special features: Commentary with director Paul Greengrass; Capturing Captain Phillips, in-depth behind-the-scenes featurettes on making the acclaimed film.
Participant or Performer Note:
Tom Hanks, Barkhad Abdi.
Summary, etc.:
Based on the true story of Captain Richard Phillips and the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the US-flagged MV Maersk Alabama, which was the first American cargo ship to be hijacked in two hundred years.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: PG-13; for sustained intense sequences of menace, some violence with bloody images, and for substance use; CHV rating: PG.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.40:1); Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language Note:
English, French or Spanish dialogue; Spanish, English or French subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Phillips, Richard. Captain's duty > Film adaptations.
Talty, Stephan. Captain's duty > Film adaptations.
Phillips, Richard, 1956- > Drama.
Maersk Alabama (Ship) > Drama.
Hijacking of ships > Drama.
Genre: Action and adventure films.

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