The Essex

Release date:TBD


Director:William Monahan

MPAA Rating:N/A



Genre:Drama, War

Plot Summary:

"The Essex" is a historical drama about Capt. David S. Porter and his daring sea battles against the British during the War of 1812. At a time when the ships of the British Royal Navy heavily outnumbered the American naval fleet, Porter steered the Essex past British cruisers to reach the Pacific, where it devastated the British whaling fleet before engaging in a final battle with a special Brit squadron.