Friday, May 27th at 6:30 and 8:45 p.m.
The Finest Hours (2016) Starring Chris Pine, Ben Foster, Casey Affleck, Josh Stewart, Eric Bana, Holliday Grainger; Rated P-13; 117 minutes; presented with captions for the hearing impaired.
This docudrama depicts the incredible true story of a daring Coast Guard rescue operation off of Cape Cod during a ferocious storm in the winter of 1952. When an oil tanker splits in half, trapping its crew aboard the sinking vessel, four brave guardsmen set out to save them.
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- Wikipedia article
- Internet Movie Database
- Rotten Tomatoes (63 percent positive from critics; 70 percent positive from audiences)
- MetaCritic (critics score of 58 [mixed or average review]; user score of 6.9 [generally positive])
- History vs. Hollywood
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