All Is Lost

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Nominated for 4 Film independent Spirit Awards, including Best Feature, Best Director (JC Chandor), and Best Actor (Robert Redford)!

Nominated for Best Actor (Robert Redford) and Best Original Score (Alex Ebert) at the 2014 Golden Globe Awards!

 

“An expertly paced thriller that never misses a note.” - Richard Roeper, Chicago Sun-Times

All Is Lost is a technically dazzling, emotionally absorbing, often unexpectedly beautiful experience.” – Ann Hornaday, Washington Post

“Redford, who can play intelligence, wit and nuance to a camera like nobody's business, holds us in his grip. It's a master class in acting." – Peter Travers, Rolling Stone

 

Oscar-winner Robert Redford stars in All Is Lost, a gripping open-water thriller about one man's battle for survival against the elements after his sailboat is destroyed at sea. Written and directed by JC Chandor (Margin Call), the film is a gripping, visceral and powerfully moving tribute to ingenuity and resilience. Deep into a solo voyage in the Indian Ocean, an unnamed man (Redford) wakes to find his 39-foot yacht taking on water after a collision with a shipping container left floating on the high seas. With his navigation equipment and radio disabled, the man sails unknowingly into the path of a violent storm. Despite his success in patching the breached hull, his mariner's intuition, and a strength that belies his age, the man barely survives the tempest. Using only a sextant and nautical maps to chart his progress, he is forced to rely on ocean currents to carry him into a shipping lane in hopes of hailing a passing vessel. But with the sun unrelenting, sharks circling and his meager supplies dwindling, the ever-resourceful sailor soon finds himself facing his mortality head on. (Dir. by JC Chandor, 2013, USA, 106 mins., Rated PG-13) Digital

 

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