- Wed Dec 6, 2006, 9:29 AM GMT
"Open Water" helmer Chris Kentis is on duty to direct "Indianapolis" with Laura Lau to produce for Warner Bros. Pictures.READ MORE
The story concerns WWII's U.S.S. Indianapolis, sunk by a Japanese sub following a secret mission to deliver materials for the atomic bomb that would be dropped on Hiroshima. The men floated for five days in the Philippine Sea; only 317 of an estimated 900 who abandoned ship were pulled from the shark-infested waters.