Jenn and Kendyl discover what the real meaning of “based on the true story” according to Hollywood and despair at the twisting of the story that In the Heart of the Sea (2015) is based on. An enjoyable film? Sure. A generally true story? Not really.
For similar discussions, check out our episodes on Life of Pi, Jurassic World, and Dark Places.
Music by DropVox
-Jan 25 on Fox
-Jan 29 (US and UK)
-Based on the book by Michael J. Tougias and Casey Sherman
-Jan 29 (US)
-Parody of Fifty Shades of Grey
-Directed by Ron Howard
-Screenplay by Charles Leavitt
-Starring Chris Hemsworth, Benjamin Walker, Cillian Murphy, Brendan Gleeson, Ben Whishaw, Michelle Fairley, and Tom Holland