The Perfect Storm

The Perfect Storm

rating:

The Perfect Storm is a 2000 biographical nature disaster drama movie by Wolfgang Petersen. It is a movie inspired from the 1997 non fiction book of "The perfect storm", by Sebastian Junger that tells of the crew of the Andrea Gail that got caught in the storm of 1991. The movie stars George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, William Fichtner, John C. Reilly, Diane Lane, Karen Allen and Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio. The film was released on June-30- 2000, by Warner Bros Pictures.

In October 1991, the swordfishing boat "Andrea Gail" returns to port in Gloucester, Massachusetts, with not that much of a catch. As they are desperate for money, Captain Billy Tyne, convinces the Andrea Gail crew to come with him for one more late fishing expedition. The crew heads out past their normal fishing routes, even leaving during a beginning of a thunderstorm...

Movies Category