Classy thriller from the writer of Borgen and director of The Hunt.
The crew of a Danish cargo ship is hijacked by Somali pirates. Amongst the men on board are the ship’s cook Mikkel (Pilou Asbæk) and the engineer Jan (Roland Møller), With the demand for a ransom of millions of dollars a psychological drama unfolds between the CEO of the shipping company (Søren Malling) and the Somali pirates.
Audience Score: 82.5%
- A thorough piece of film making and thoroughly pedestrian. On general release because not good enough for Danish TV?
- Very interesting – different
- Enjoyed the suspense –
- I had no idea how the film would end – really enjoyed it. good acting
- Such suspense. Paralleling of the ship and the HQ. Great choice
- A very well made film but I felt the plot/story was weak
- Tragic brilliant film
- Brilliant film about an appalling situation