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Watch: Disney’s ‘The Finest Hours’ Featurette Offers Glimpses of Peril and Redemption

Watch: Disney's 'The Finest Hours' Featurette Offers Glimpses of Peril and Redemption

“Lars and the Real Girl” and “Million Dollar Arm” director Craig Gillespie discusses the trials and tribulations of Disney’s latest maritime disaster thriller, “The Finest Hours” in the Disney’s latest featurette (see below).

Starring Chris Pine—who could use a hit away from the “Star Trek” universe—Casey Affleck, Eric Bana, Ben Foster, Holliday Grainger and John Ortiz, “The Finest Hours” relives the perilous rescue mission led by the U.S. Coast Guard to save the lives of First Assistant Ray Sybert’s (Casey Affleck) 30 sailors, stranded aboard a T-2 oil tanker, the SS Pendleton, bound for Boston during one of the worst Northeastern storms ever recorded in U.S. history. Despite the odds, four brave men, led by Coast Guard Captain Bernie Webber (Chris Pine), set out to recover the doomed seamen from harm’s way.

Disney’s “The Finest Hour” sets sail in theaters January 29th, 2016.

READ MORE: Disney’s Maritime Disaster Thriller ‘Finest Hours,’ with Chris Pine & Casey Affleck, Sets Sail

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