Using Hollywood math, Joachim Roenning and Espen Sandberg's sumptuous "Kon-Tiki" -- about Thor Heyerdahl's harrowing expedition across the Pacific on a balsa-wood raft to prove Polynesia was settled…
If sharks were camels and the Pacific was a desert, the Norwegian adventure "Kon-Tiki" could be "Lawrence of Arabia." It has a dashing blond hero with penetrating blue eyes. And it has the kind of…
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"Kon-Tiki" will drift into the U.S. courtesy of The Weinstein Co.
The voyage of the Kon-Tiki was one of the greatest DIY experiments of the 20th century, proving that six young scientists, using primitive technology and sheer foolhardy belief, could traverse the…