Kanopy Virtual Movie Mondays – Dead Calm (Adults)
Date(s) - Monday, July 25
Make the most of your access to the Kanopy video streaming service with a series of films exploring life at sea. Each Monday, we’ll put up a video introduction on our YouTube channel discussing the context and significance of each film. All you need to do is grab a snack and watch at your leisure!
Please note that your library card entitles you to five play credits per month. Each film you watch on Kanopy consumes one play credit. Once all five are used, you will need to wait until the next month for your play credits to refresh.
Need more watery wisdom? Check out our playlist of the following documentaries about the ocean and seafaring on Kanopy and learn something new today!
Today’s film is Dead Calm (1989). In this tense thriller starring Sam Neill, Billy Zane, and introducing Nicole Kidman, a sailing husband and wife come across a sinking schooner and rescue the ship’s sole survivor. Isolated at sea, the stranger soon plunges the pair into a deadly game of cat and mouse. Rated R.