|Starring:||Robert Redford, |, See full cast and crew Â»|
|Genre:||Action, Adventure, Drama|
Solo trip deep into the Indian Ocean, an unnamed man (Redford) wakes up to find his 39-foot yacht taking on water after a collision in a transport container floating in the open sea. His use of navigation equipment and radio, people unknowingly fly into the path of a strong storm. Despite the success of repairing broken body, his mariners intuition and power that belies his age, a man barely survives the storm. Using only a sextant and marine maps to chart your progress, he is forced to rely on ocean currents to carry him to the wishes of shipping channel runs from the ship. But the relentless sun, sharks around his meager reserves are depleted, more resourceful sailor soon finds himself looking at his death in the face.