The Shipping News
- 1 hr 51 min
The Shipping News first came out in 2001. It was directed by Lasse Hallstrom. It is based on a novel that won awards. The novel it is based on was written by E. Annie Proulx. The movie has a lot of differences from the book it is based on. It has many well known actors in it. Kevin Spacey plays the protagonist in The Shipping News. The main character's family home is destroyed during a really bad storm. A guy gets caught in a fishing net by mistake. Every thinks the guy is dead, but he surprised everyone and wakes up. He wakes up at his very own wake. The theme of The Shipping News is rebirth. The movie is set to be a drama type of plot.