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Captain Phillips

This has become a rather depressing run of movies. Last week, I saw Oscar Grant get shot during a routine act of police brutality. This week, I saw Captain Phillips get rescued (which involved quite a show of naval power, and three deadly sniper bullets). 1,459 more words

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CAPTAIN PHILLIPS - 2013 Review

BY RUBY CHINGU

Directed by: Paul Greengrass |Written by: Billy Ray  |Starring: Tom Hanks, Barkhad Abdi, Faysal Ahmed

Rating: 8/10

The first time I heard about this film was in my shipping law class last year. 1,097 more words

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One Captain Courageous

DATELINE: MOVIE MASHUP

Captain Phillips is a Tom Hanks movie. At first we thought he was playing the heroic captain who landed his plane in the Hudson River and had the passengers all standing on the wing a few years back. 316 more words

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The Fifth Estate

Released 2013. Directed by Bill Condon. Screenplay by Josh Singer, based on “Inside Wikileaks: My Time with Julian Assange at the World’s Most Dangerous Website” by Daniel Domscheit-Berg and “Wikileaks: Inside Julian Assange’s War on Secrecy” by David Leigh and Like Harding. 1,563 more words

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Life in a Nutshell

Film review: Captain Phillips (Director: Paul Greengrass)

By Sascha Krieger

There are some who say that the most important part of a film is its ending. 767 more words

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Bloody Sunday (Paul Greengrass, 2002)

The Criterion Collection, a continuing series of important classic and contemporary films presents Bloody Sunday.

With breathtaking verisimilitude and startling immediacy, Bloody Sunday re-creates Northern Ireland’s most controversial contemporary tragedy.   1,529 more words

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Mini-Review: Captain Phillips (2013)

D: Paul Greengrass / 134m

Cast: Tom Hanks, Barkhad Abdi, Barkhad Abdirahman, Faysal Ahmed, Mahat M. Ali, Michael Chernus, Catherine Keener, David Warshofsky, Corey Johnson, Chris Mulkey… 385 more words

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