Ron Howard directing whale tale
Starting to fill out its 2015 schedule, Warner Bros. has dated Ron Howard’s actioner “Heart of the Sea” for March 13, 2015
“Sea” stars Chris Hemsworth, Benjamin Walker, Cillian Murphy, Ben Whishaw, Tom Holland, Brendan Gleeson and Jordi Molla.
Based on the Nathaniel Philbrick novel, the story follows a whaling ship that is preyed upon by a sperm whale, stranding its crew at sea for 90 days, thousands of miles from home. Village Roadshow is also producing.
Warner has already dated three other films for 2015: “Mad Max: Fury Road” on May 15, “Batman Vs. Superman” on July 17 and Ben Affleck’s “Live by Night” on Christmas.