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Review: 'Kon-Tiki' a tale retold of determined seafarers
"Kon-Tiki" is a ripping yarn torn from yesterday's headlines. Though somewhat forgotten now, the 1947 story of six men, an oceangoing raft and a wild and crazy theory was a media sensation that gripped the world's imagination — and launched a thousand tiki bars.
By Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times Film Critic
April 25, 2013