Director: James Marsh Stars:Colin Firth, Rachel Weisz, David Thewlis Running time: 1hrs 42 mins
‘The Mercy' is the incredible true story of Donald Crowhurst, who attempted to circumnavigate the world in the Sunday Times Golden Globe race, only for it to end in disaster. An amateur sailor, his inexperience and loneliness at sea led to terrible physical struggles and an increasingly fraught mental state. He left his family behind to try and win this race, but would he ever see them again?
Colin Firth and Rachel Weisz star in ‘The Mercy', a gripping drama of one man's obsession and the wreckage he left in his wake.