WATCH: Captain Phillips Trailer 2

Sony Pictures has unveiled a new trailer for Tom Hanks' "Captain Phillips," which is based on the memoir "A Captain's Story: Somali Pirates, Navy SEALS and Dangerous Days at Sea." Check out the trailer below.

Plot: Tells the true story of Captain Richard Phillips (Hanks) and the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the US-flagged MV Maersk Alabama, the first American cargo ship to be hijacked in two hundred years. Phillips spent three days as a hostage of the Somali pirates before being rescued by Navy SEALs in a raid.

The new movie is directed by Paul Greengrass (Bourne Ultimatum) from a script by Billy Ray (Flightplan). It's set to hit theaters on October 11th.

 It was partly filmed in Malta.