Adrift is an upcoming American romance drama film directed by Baltasar Kormákur and written by David Branson Smith, Aaron Kandell and Jordan Kandell. The film stars Shailene Woodley and Sam Claflin, and follows the true story of a couple who get stranded in the middle of the Pacific Ocean and must navigate to Hawaii with no communication or navigation tools.
Adrift is scheduled to be released on June 1, 2018 by STXfilms.
Adrift is based on the true story of two avid sailors, Tami Oldham and Richard Sharp, who set out on a journey across the ocean in 1983 and sailed directly into a hurricane. In the aftermath of the storm, Tami awakens to find Richard badly injured and their boat in ruins, and has to find a way to save them both.
As the two avid sailors set out on a journey across the ocean, Tami Oldham and Richard Sharp couldn’t anticipate they would be sailing directly into one of the most catastrophic hurricanes in recorded history. In the aftermath of the storm, Tami awakens to find Richard badly injured and their boat in ruins. With no hope for rescue, Tami must find the strength and determination to save herself and the man she loves.
Initial release: June 1, 2018 (USA)
Director: Baltasar Kormákur
Distributed by: STX Entertainment
Screenplay: David Branson Smith, Jordan Kandell, Aaron Kandell
Producers: Baltasar Kormákur, Ralph Winter, Aaron and Jordan Kandell, Jordan Kandell, Aaron Kandell
Production companies: Huayi Brothers, Ingenious Media, Lakeshore Entertainment, RVK Studios