On solid ground
The second movie this year after that made this reviewer forget to breathe while watching it.
THE world has been forced to become familiar with the sociopolitical phenomenon of Somali pirates. From the time of the country’s civil war in the 1990s and especially in the last eight to 10 years, thousands of attacks have been made on international shipping with hundreds of “successful” vessel captures.
For 2009 alone, the year in which this film’s true-life events happened, there are approximately 80 attacks documented on Wikipedia. Yet with increased maritime policing, training and a shift in focus of the pirates (apparently to other illicit activities), the incidence of piracy
Knock knock: rich thought he’d relocated far from door-to-door evangelists. boy, was he ever wrong.