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Ship-shape show that's absorbing and unsettling

Captain Phillips feels like a taut and well-structured thriller, says GEOFFREY EU
Nov 15, 2013 6:00 AM

THE discrepancy between the haves and the have-nots comes into stunning focus in Captain Phillips, an intense and frantic thriller about the hijacking of an American-owned cargo ship by Somali pirates that puts the viewer uncomfortably close to the action on the screen.

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