Deepwater Horizon recounts the disastrous events 40 miles southeast of the Louisiana coast on April 20, 2010. The drilling rig explosion is considered the largest accidental marine oil spill in the world, and the largest environmental disaster in U.S. history. The explosion killed 11 workers and injured 16 others.
Mark Wahlberg reunites with his Lone Survivor director, Peter Berg, for the disaster film. He’ll play real-life hero Mike Williams. Kurt Russell, Dylan O’Brien, Gina Rodriguez and John Malkovich co-star. Kate Hudson also appears in the movie, playing Wahlberg’s wife.
“On April 20th, 2010, the world’s largest man-made disaster occurred on the Deepwater Horizon in the Gulf of Mexico. Directed by Peter Berg (Lone Survivor), this story honors the brave men and women whose heroism would save many on board, and change everyone’s lives forever.” – Trailer Description
Deepwater Horizon hits theaters on September 30. Check out the intense teaser trailer below.
Deepwater Horizon Movie Trailer