WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- The new movies out October 11 are headlined by a film based on real life events.
Two-time Oscar winner Tom Hanks stars in "Captain Phillips." The movie dramatizes the 2009 hijacking of an American freighter by Somali pirates. The movie is based on a book by the ship's captain.
USA Today entertainment editor Dennis Moore talked with WUSA9 morning anchor Andrea Roane about this film and a sequel to a 2010 hit called "Machete Kills."