Captain Phillips

Tom Hanks is one of the greatest directors of his generation and he is back with Captain Phillips.

The movie sees him team up with director Paul Greengrass as they bring this true story to the big screen.

The movie tells the story of Captain Richard Phillips and the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the US-flagged MV Maersk Alabama, the first American cargo ship to be hijacked in two hundred years.

Billy Ray is has penned the screenplay for the film and he has penned the screenplays for the likes of The Hunger Games and State of Play in recent years.

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