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Against the Sun (2015)

Against the Sun
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $0Details
International Box Office $54Details
Worldwide Box Office $54
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In one of the most harrowing true stories of World War II, three US Navy airmen crash land their torpedo bomber in the South Pacific and find themselves on a tiny life raft, surrounded by open ocean. No food. No water. No hope of rescue. Against incredible odds, these three virtual strangers must survive storms, sharks, starvation – and each other – as they try to sail more than a thousand miles to safety.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time International Box Office (Rank 12,401-12,500) 12,476 $54
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 21,901-22,000) 21,975 $54

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: January 23rd, 2015 (Limited) by The American Film Company
International Releases: March 11th, 2016 (Wide) (United Kingdom)
MPAA Rating: PG for thematic material involving peril and hardships, and for language.
(Rating bulletin 2339, 9/10/2014)
Running Time: 100 minutes
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Keywords: Disaster, In a Plane, Marooned, World War II
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization
Production Companies: The American Film Co
Production Countries: United States

Leading Cast

   Harold Dixon
   Tony Pastula
   Gene Aldrich

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Production and Technical Credits

Brian Falk    Screenwriter
Mark David Keegan    Screenwriter
Brian Falk    Producer
Mark Moran    Producer
Joe Ricketts    Executive Producer
Kurt Graver    Co-Producer
Luisa Gomez De Silva    Line Producer
Petr Cikhart    Director of Photography
Robert Munroe    Visual Effects Supervisor
Sean Albertson    Editor
Mark A. Peterson    Costume Designer
Paul Mills    Composer
J.C. Cantu    Casting Director

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