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Cast Away

bigImage *NOTE: CAST AWAY was originally shot with 35mm cameras, and is being shown in 35mm on Large Format screens.

SYNOPSIS: Chuck Noland (Tom Hanks) is a FedEx troubleshooter, who's charter flight crashes near the South Pacific, and leaves him stranded alone on an island for four years. While his fianceé and co-workers assume he's dead, he must give up everything that he once took for granted and learn how to survive both physically and emotionally. From director Robert Zemeckis, CAST AWAY is a story of adventure and discovery surrounding one man's will to stay alive.

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Directed by Robert Zemeckis. Produced by Jack Rapke, Robert Zemeckis, Steve Starkey and Tom Hanks. Written by William Broyles, Jr. Distributor: Twentieth Century Fox. Starring: Tom Hanks, Helen Hunt, Valerie Wildman, Geoffrey Blake, Jennifer Lewis.


Outside Reviews:

"Cast Away" By Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times

"A Mirage Amid the Survivor Tale" By Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times

"Cast Away" By Stephanie Zacharek,

"Cast Away" By Isaac Kerson, PopMatters

"Hanks' performance makes 'Cast Away' an event " By Jeff Strickler, Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

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