All Is Lost (2013)

All Is Lost
Director: J.C. Chandor
Writer: J.C. Chandor
Cast: Robert Redford

A sailor (Robert Redford) alone on a boat wakes to find his boat impaled on a container that apparently fell from a ship. His modes of communication are destroyed and there is a hole in the boat. Yet he tries to salvage the boat and the situation but when a storm approaches, things quickly go from bad to worse.

All Is Lost uses the limitations it imposes on itself very much to its advantage and created an engaging, if slightly too long movie.


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