Directed by: Peter Berg
Written by: Matthew Michael Carnahan, Matthew Sand
Produced by: Lorenzo di Bonaventura, Mark Vahradian, Mark Wahlberg, Stephen Levinson, David Womark
Cast Members: Mark Wahlberg, Kurt Russell, John Malkovich, Gina Rodriguez, Dylan O'Brien
Released date: September 30, 2016
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Duration: 1h 47min
On April 20, 2010, the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig explodes in the Gulf of Mexico, igniting a massive fireball that kills several crew members. Chief electronics technician Mike Williams (Mark Wahlberg) and his colleagues find themselves fighting for survival as the heat and the flames become stifling and overwhelming. Banding together, the co-workers must use their wits to make it out alive amid all the chaos.
• When faced with our darkest hour, hope is not a tactic
• Inspired by a true story of real life heroes
• In Kate Hudson’s Instagram, she published a picture with Kurt Russell. She mentioned that this movie would be her first time working with him.
• Kurt Russell and Kate Hudson share only one scene together.
• Okay. Well, that’s disturbing. ‘Cause you’re not supposed to know anything about that! You’re supposed to just think babies are cute!
• Babe, the only time you start worrying about a Marine is when he stops bitching.