A corporate catastrophe
A fictionalised account of the Deepwater Horizon rig disaster lays the blame firmly at the door of oil giant BP, says MARIA DUARTE
Deepwater Horizon (12A)
Directed by Peter Berg
WHEN the Deepwater Horizon oil rig blew up in 2010, the oil spill off the Gulf of Mexico was deemed to be the worse man-made environmental disaster in US history.
This film focuses on the 126 men and women literally working in the line of fire when it happened.
From the outset, the film puts the blame squarely at BP’s door with John Malkovich — in typically villainous form — playing the greedy BP company man who is... read more
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