It's taken more than ten years for Hollywood to adapt In the Heart of the Sea, Nathaniel Philbrick's National Book Award–winning tale of the whaling expedition that inspired Moby-Dick, but now, thanks to Ron Howard, the movie is finally here. Chris Hemsworth, Cillian Murphy, and Brendan Gleeson star as sailors forced to battle for survival after their boat is sunk by a whale. Harpoons, broken rigging, the threat of cannibalism — this will surely be your dad's favorite movie of the year.
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