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Adrift (2018)

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A true story of survival, as a young couple's chance encounter leads them first to love, and then on the adventure of a lifetime as they face one of the most catastrophic hurricanes in recorded history.

Director:

Baltasar Kormákur

Writers:

Aaron Kandell (screenplay by), Jordan Kandell (screenplay by) | 3 more credits »
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3 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Shailene Woodley ... Tami Oldham
Sam Claflin ... Richard Sharp
Jeffrey Thomas ... Peter Crompton
Elizabeth Hawthorne ... Christine Crompton
Grace Palmer ... Deb
Tami Ashcraft ... Tami Ashcraft
Siale Tunoka Siale Tunoka ... Customs Agent
Kael Damlamian Kael Damlamian ... Smiley
Lei-Ming Caine Lei-Ming Caine ... Outrigger Girl
Neil Andrea Neil Andrea ... Crewman
Apakuki Nalawa Apakuki Nalawa ... Musician
Tim Solomon Tim Solomon ... Musician
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Storyline

Starring Shailene Woodley and Sam Claflin, Adrift is based on the inspiring true story of two free spirits whose chance encounter leads them first to love, and then to the adventure of a lifetime. As the two avid sailors set out on a journey across the ocean, Tami Oldham (Woodley) and Richard Sharp (Claflin) couldn't anticipate they would be sailing directly into one of the most catastrophic hurricanes in recorded history. In the aftermath of the storm, Tami awakens to find Richard badly injured and their boat in ruins. With no hope for rescue, Tami must find the strength and determination to save herself and the only man she has ever loved. Adrift is the unforgettable story about the resilience of the human spirit and the transcendent power of love. Written by STXfilms

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Fight for survival. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for injury images, peril, language, brief drug use, partial nudity and thematic elements | See all certifications »

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Country:

Hong Kong | Iceland | USA

Language:

English | French

Release Date:

1 June 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Adrift See more »

Filming Locations:

Suva, Fiji See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$35,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$11,603,039, 3 June 2018, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$31,445,012

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$52,045,012, 12 August 2018
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Atmos

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Trivia

Over 90% of the movie was filmed at sea. Some days began at 4 a.m., with a two-hour boat ride from land. A daily shoot could last up to 12 hours, with no land in sight. See more »

Goofs

In a starving situation such as when being shipwrecked or indeed adrift with dwindling supplies, ethical convictions like vegetarianism would be usurped by basic survival instinct. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
[repeated line]
Tami Oldham: Richard?
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Connections

Featured in The Making of 'Adrift' (2018) See more »

Soundtracks

E Maru Rahi
Traditional
Performed by Royal Tahitian Dance Company
Courtesy of Smithsonian Folkway Recordings
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Don't Read Books/Watch Interviews Before Seeing The Movie
1 June 2018 | by bonniebonniebanksSee all my reviews

It's a great movie, it's just best that you go into it knowing as little about it as possible. The movie tells its own story and according to Tami it tells it very well. It's one of those that has you whispering "oh no" and "not again" every so often and you really feel as hopeless as the situation must have felt at the time.

It's also refreshing to have a movie that tells an exciting movie about ordinary people doing extraordinary things without something blowing up or morphing into a piece of machinery.


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