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The Finest Hours Weathers the Storm!

Presented in Digital 3D (TM) and IMAX (c) 3D, Disney's THE FINEST HOURS is a heroic action-thriller based on the extraordinary true story of the most daring rescue mission in the history of the Coast Guard.
Presented in Digital 3D (TM) and IMAX (c) 3D, Disney’s THE FINEST HOURS is a heroic action-thriller based on the extraordinary true story of the most daring rescue mission in the history of the Coast Guard.

Disney’s The Finest Hours is based on a book about the greatest small boat rescue in the history of the Coast Guard.

Bernie Webber and his crew (four, counting him) rescued thirty-two sailors from the aft half of the Pendleton, a tanker sheared in half by a blizzard in February of 1952. The film, which features Chris Pine as Webber, is a very basic story with a little character development and some impressive effects work – but make no mistake, the storm and the rescue are the film’s stars.

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Coast Guard Featurette: The Finest Hours!

Ervin Maske (John Magaro), Andy Fitzgerald (Kyle Gallner) Richard Livesey (Ben Foster) and Bernie Webber (Chris Pine) are the brave men who set off on the most daring rescue in the history of the Coast Guard, in Disney's heroic action-thriller THE FINEST HOURS, presented in Digital 3D (TM) and IMAX (c) 3D.
Ervin Maske (John Magaro), Andy Fitzgerald (Kyle Gallner) Richard Livesey (Ben Foster) and Bernie Webber (Chris Pine) are the brave men who set off on the most daring rescue in the history of the Coast Guard, in Disney’s heroic action-thriller THE FINEST HOURS, presented in Digital 3D (TM) and IMAX (c) 3D.

Disney’s The Finest Hours tells the story of the most incredible rescue in Coast Guard history when a small boat with a crew of four rescued thirty-two men from the aft of a ripped in half tanker.

Chris Pine, the film’s star, presents a look at the real Coast Guard – men and women who put their lives on the line to rescue those who lose their way at sea. Check it out after the break. The Finest Hours opens tomorrow.

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Stormy Trailer: The Finest Hours!

Ray Sybert (Casey Affleck) struggles to keep his ship, the SS Pendleton, from sinking in Disney's THE FINEST HOURS, the heroic action-thirller presented in Digital 3D (TM) and IMAX(c) 3D based on the extraordinary true story of the most daring rescue in the history of the Coast Guard.
Ray Sybert (Casey Affleck) struggles to keep his ship, the SS Pendleton, from sinking in Disney’s THE FINEST HOURS, the heroic action-thriller presented in Digital 3D (TM) and IMAX(c) 3D based on the extraordinary true story of the most daring rescue in the history of the Coast Guard.

On February 18, 1952, a violent nor’easter pounded New England towns and tore an oil tanker in half.

Disney’s The Finest Hours is the true story of the four Coast Guard men who took a tiny wooden boat to rescue the crew – and the man who kept them from dying before rescue arrived.

Disney’s The Finest Hours will in theaters – in Digital 3D, Real D 3D and IMAX® 3D – on January 29, 2016. Follow the jump to check out the new trailer.

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D23 EXPO: “Pete’s Dragon,” “The Queen of Katwe” & “The Finest Hours”

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Pete’s Dragon, a remake of the 1977 family classic, is one of the few Disney remakes (excuse me, reimaginings) that has flown under the radar, but throw in Robert Redford, and it leads the pack of a few of the other upcoming live action Disney films.

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