The Pirates of Somalia (2017)


After an inspiring chance encounter with his idol, rookie journalist Jay Bahadur uproots his life and moves to Somalia looking for the story of a lifetime. Hooking up with a local fixer, he attempts to get embedded with the local Somali pirates, only to quickly find himself in over his head.

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LetMeWatchThis Score: 6.7/10 from 25 votes
Release Date: 2017-12-08
Status: Released
Run time: 117 min / 1:57
Production Studio : Kalahari Pictures, Hungry Man, BCDF Pictures
Production Country: United States of America


Evan Peters
as Jay Bahadur
Barkhad Abdi
Melanie Griffith
as Maria Bahadur
Al Pacino
as Seymour Tolbin
Edward Gelbinovich
Philip Ettinger
as Alex
Russell Posner
as Jared Bahadur
Kiana Madani
as Tracy Ziconni
Maria Vos
as Avril BenoƮt
Jojo Gonzalez
as Jojo


Writing Bryan Buckley Screenplay
Directing Bryan Buckley Director
Writing Jay Bahadur Book
Production Bryan Buckley Executive Producer
Production Mino Jarjoura Producer
Production Claude Dal Farra Producer
Production Matt Lefebvre Producer
Sound Andrew Feltenstein Original Music Composer
Sound John Nau Original Music Composer
Camera Scott Henriksen Director of Photography
Editing Jay Nelson Editor