Casting for thriller-at-sea actors, they came to a logical place
- At the Massachusetts Maritime Academy people auditioned for a film about the hijacking of the cargo ship Maersk Alabama starring Tom Hanks.

Casting for thriller-at-sea actors, they came to a logical place

- At the Massachusetts Maritime Academy people auditioned for a film about the hijacking of the cargo ship Maersk Alabama starring Tom Hanks.

Until this year, only a select group of World War II buffs and researchers was allowed into this astonishing trove of wartime artifacts hidden in a squat warehouse off Route 9. It is a museum that actor and producer Tom Hanks has described as the “Holy Grail of World War II.’’