The Mercy

102 minutes

Directed by James Marsh

Starring Colin Firth and Rachel Weisz

Based on the true story of the disastrous attempt by the amateur sailor Donald Crowhurst to complete the Sunday Times Golden Globe Race in 1968 and his subsequent attempts to cover up his failure.

"Colin Firth's best performance in years" - THE TELEGRAPH

"A compelling story told with care and compassion" - RADIO TIMES

4 stars - EMPIRE