Release DateDecember 25, 2014
Cast and Crew
ProducerAngelina Jolie, Erwin Stoff, Matthew Baer
ScreenwriterEthan Coen, Joel Coen
The story of Louis Zamperini, a former Olympian and WWII bombadier whose plane crashed at sea in 1943. Zamperini and two crewmates floated adrift for 47 days and 2000 miles - he was caught by the Japanese Navy and sent to a POW camp where he was specifically targeted by a sadistic overseer.