By Beth Hanna | Thompson on Hollywood August 1, 2013 at 11:22AM
Paul Greengrass' "Captain Phillips" will open the 57th BFI London Film Festival on October 9. Greengrass and star Tom Hanks, who plays the eponymous real-life cargo ship captain who contended with Somali pirates, are scheduled to attend the festival's screening.
The BFI London festival runs October 9- 20. The fest's full lineup will be announced September 4.