Tuesday, July 14, 2020
Maritime News

Tom Hanks Recognized for Works Celebrating U.S. Merchant Marine

Actor Tom Hanks has been awarded the American Maritime Partnership’s American Maritime Hero Award in recognition of his work celebrating American maritime heroes. The Oscar Award-winner has drawn global attention...

July 14, 2020
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Monday, July 24, 2017
Blog

Movie Review – Nolan’s “Dunkirk,” Immersive Tour de Force, Incongruous Muddle, or Both?

Christopher Nolan’s movie, Dunkirk, opened Friday to rave reviews. The New York Times calls it “a tour de force …both sweeping and intimate.”  The Guardian calls it “utterly immersive” and...

July 24, 2017
Total Views: 136

Saturday, February 13, 2016
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New Film ‘Fire at Sea’ shows horror of refugee crossings

(Reuters)Images shot in the hold of a boat where dozens of people died of asphyxiation after five hours in the Mediterranean brought home the horror of the refugee crisis in...

February 13, 2016
Total Views: 11

Friday, February 5, 2016
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Movie Review – The Finest Hours, Greatest Small Boat Rescue in History

By Rick Spilman – “The Finest Hours” is far from a perfect movie. Nevertheless, it recounts a remarkable story of heroism at sea that is well worth retelling. For anyone...

February 5, 2016
Total Views: 159

Wednesday, December 24, 2014
Interesting

Watch: Official Trailer for the New Moby-Dick Movie

Warner Brothers has just released the new trailer for the movie “In The Heart of The Sea”, telling the true story of the events that inspired Herman Melville to write...

December 24, 2014
Total Views: 302

Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Interesting

Solo Robert Redford Stars in Intense High Seas Drama, ‘All is Lost’

'All is Lost' Movie: After a collision with a shipping container at sea, a resourceful sailor finds himself, despite all efforts to the contrary, staring his mortality in the face. [TRAILER]

October 16, 2013
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Monday, September 24, 2012
Blog

Psychological Piracy Drama ‘Kapringen’ Opens In Denmark

The highly anticipated Danish piracy drama, Kapringen (aka ‘A Hijacking’), premiered in Denmark over the weekend to rave reviews after a world premiere in Venice earlier this month and additional...

September 24, 2012
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Tuesday, September 4, 2012
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Russell Crowe Rescued By USCG in Kayaking Mishap

Actor Russell Crowe was forced to hail down the U.S. Coast Guard Saturday night after nearly drifting out to sea while kayaking off the coast of Long Island. The USCG...

September 4, 2012
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Friday, August 26, 2011
Navy

NAVY SEALs: Coming soon to a theater near you

Photo courtesy SEALSWCC.com After years of war movies about conflicted fighters, a new crop of films is shifting focus: to tactics, technology and teamwork. Making a fictional drama with real-life...

August 26, 2011
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Wednesday, July 27, 2011
Blog

Classic board game, Battleship, now a major motion picture [TRAILER]

You’ve sunk my battleship! Check out the just-released teaser trailer for the movie based on the classic board game, Battleship, starring Liam Neeson, Alexander SkarsgÃ¥rd, Taylor Kitsch, and a smokin’...

July 27, 2011
Total Views: 7

Saturday, November 6, 2010
Video

Disney’s OCEANS now on DVD.

If you are a fan of dramatic nature films or just looking to get some Christmas shopping for the little ones out of the way you should think about picking...

November 6, 2010
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