The Perfect StormThe Perfect Storm
is a book written by Sebastian Junger. It is about the storm that hit North America
in October 1991
, and features the crew of the Andrea Gale
who were lost 500 miles into sea during severe conditions.
The Perfect Storm is also a movie adapted from this book. It was directed by Wolfgang Petersen, released in 2000, and features George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, Diane Lane, and Karen Allen.