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    Review: 'Captain Phillips,' Starring Tom Hanks And Directed By Paul Greengrass, Is a Proficient Thriller With a Sly Political Agenda

    The saga of Captain Richard Phillips, the Massachusetts seafarer kidnapped by four Somali pirates during a routine cargo ship gig in 2009, taking place under media scrutiny, played out like a high seas suspense movie unfolding in real time. Plans for a feature-length adaptation were inevitable as so...

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    Paul Greengrass Shoots Down Bourne 5' Rumors; Calls Them A "Figment of the Imagination"

    Well, that was quick: just days after rumors circulated that director Paul Greengrass (who helmed the critically acclaimed blockbuster 'Bourne' installments "The Bourne Supremacy" and "Bourne Ultimatum") and original series star Matt Damon (who starred in the first three movies) were being courted b...

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    Updated: Matt Damon & Paul Greengrass Are Getting Re-'Bourne' With Universal As Talks Reportedly Get Underway

    The lesson here kids? Never say never. While Matt Damon has spent the last few years politely answering questions about returning to play Jason Bourne, he made one thing crystal clear: not without Paul Greengrass. With the British filmmaker busy making "Captain Phillips" and lining up other potentia...

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    Watch: Tom Hanks is Hijacked in Tense Trailer for Paul Greengrass' 'Captain Phillips'

    A new trailer has surfaced for Paul Greengrass' latest nail-biter "Captain Phillips," which is world premiering as the opening night film of the 51st New York Film Festival next month, before opening wide October 11th. In the film, two-time Academy Award winner Tom Hanks plays Captain Richard Philli...

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    We Have Been Boarded By Armed Pirates: Watch The New Trailer For 'Captain Phillips' With Tom Hanks

    This summer, one of the underrated highlights at the arthouse was Tobias Lindholm's "A Hijacking." It told the fictional tale of a ship taken over by Somali pirates, and the psychological toll it takes on both the hostages and company negotiating for the ship and the lives of the men on board. One o...

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    Paul Greengrass' 'Captain Phillips,' Starring Tom Hanks, to Open 57th BFI London Film Festival

    Paul Greengrass' "Captain Phillips" will open the 57th BFI London Film Festival on October 9. Greengrass and star Tom Hanks, who plays the eponymous real-life cargo ship captain who contended with Somali pirates, are scheduled to attend the festival's screening.

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    'Captain Phillips' to Open BFI London Film Festival; Tom Hanks and Paul Greengrass to Attend

    The BFI London Film Festival announced today their 57th event will open with Paul Greengrass' "Captain Phillips." Starring Tom Hanks as the titular captain whose vessel is threatened by Somali Pirates, the true story is expected to be a major player this awards season. Both Greengrass and Hanks are ...

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    New York Film Festival to Open with Paul Greengrass Oscar Hopeful 'Captain Phillips,' Starring Tom Hanks

    The Film Society of Lincoln Center has announced that its upcoming 51st New York Film Festival will open with Paul Greengrass' "Captain Phillips," starring Tom Hanks in the real-life tale of a cargo ship captain contending with Somali pirates.

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    Paul Greengrass' 'Captain Phillips' To Open 51st NYFF New York Film Festival; Check Out New Pics & Posters

    You can't have it all, Toronto. While the Canadian festival unveiled a slate last week that seemed to include every hot title you could think of left in 2013, today organizers of the New York Film Festival revealed that there's still much more to come, and they'll have their own big highlights that'...

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    51st New York Film Festival to Open With World Premiere of Paul Greengrass' 'Captain Phillips,' Starring Tom Hanks

    The 51st New York Film Festival will open with the world premiere of Paul Greengrass' "Captain Phillips," the Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today. In the film, 2009 Film Society Chaplin Award honoree and two-time Academy Award winner Tom Hanks plays Captain Richard Phillips, whose America...

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