Cast Away is a 2000 American adventure drama movie. It was produced by Tom Hanks, Jack Rapke, Steve Starkey and Robert Zemeckis. The movie was directed by Robert Zemeckis. It was released on December 22, 2000. The movie stars Tom Hanks as a FedEx employee who gets stuck on an uninhabited island after his plane crashes in the South Pacific.
|Directed by||Robert Zemeckis|
|Produced by||Tom Hanks|
|Screenplay by||William Broyles Jr. (writer)|
|Music by||Alan Silvestri|
|Edited by||Arthur Schmidt|
|Distributed by||20th Century Fox (North America)|
|December 22, 2000|
The movie gained positive reviews from critics and holds a 90% rating on Rotten Tomatoes. At the 73rd Academy Awards, Hanks was nominated for Best Actor in a Leading Role but lost to Russell Crowe's performance in Gladiator.
- "Cast Away - Total Lifetime Grosses: $429,632,142". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved 2014-06-27.
- "Cast Away". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved 2014-06-27.
- "The 73rd Academy Awards (2001) Nominees and Winners". Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Retrieved 2014-06-27.