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post #2 of Old 10-25-2017
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Re: Great Movie

Absolutely agree.. certainly one of the best 'sailing' movies in terms of realistic/real at-sea footage. The story line is good too,(no spoiler here).

I think in second place is a mediocre move called 'Wind' (a 12-meter Americas Cup story) but it had good racing footage.


1984 Fast/Nicholson 345 "FastForward"

".. there is much you could do at sea with common sense.. and very little you could do without it.."
Capt G E Ericson (from "The Cruel Sea" by Nicholas Monsarrat)
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