Robert Redford To Retire – All Is Lost Trailer – solo performance won praise

Robert Redford To Retire - All Is Lost Trailer

Robert Redford To Retire – All Is Lost Trailer.  Tribute to Redford’s retirement.  Won accolades for the solo performance

Hollywood veteran Robert Redford said his next film will be the last movie in which he will act.

Redford known for roles in The Sting and Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.  He won an Oscar as a director in 1981.

He will star in The Old Man and The Gun. The film is true story of a criminal who escaped from jail in a kayak at the age of 59 before committing more heists.

The 81-year-old said: “Never say never, but I pretty well concluded that this would be it for me in terms of acting.”

Academy Award® winner Robert Redford stars in All Is Lost.  The film is an open-water thriller about one man’s battle for survival against the elements after his sailboat is destroyed at sea. Written and directed by Academy Award® nominee J.C. Chandor (Margin Call).  The musical score by Alex Ebert (Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros).  The film is a gripping, visceral and powerfully moving tribute to ingenuity and resilience.

Deep into a solo voyage in the Indian Ocean, an unnamed man (Redford) wakes to find his 39-foot yacht taking on water after a collision with a shipping container left floating on the high seas. navigation equipment and radio disabled.   The man sails unknowingly into the path of a violent storm.  Despite success in patching the breached hull the man barely survives the tempest.  His mariner’s intuition gives a strength that belies his age.

Using only a sextant and nautical maps to chart progress, the man forced to rely on ocean currents.  They carry him into a shipping lane in hopes of hailing a passing vessel. But with the sun unrelenting, sharks circling and his meagre supplies dwindling, the ever-resourceful sailor soon finds himself staring his mortality in the face.

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Did you get to see the film when released in 2013?  A fantastic thriller.  Robert Redford is superb.  Let us know what you think of the movie.  Drop by our comment box below.  We are here 24/7.  Can also watch on smartphone

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