Flight

Showed at Images 12/14/2012–12/20/2012

Starring: Denzel Washington, Don Cheadle, Melissa Leo, John Goodman

Flight tells the redemption story of Whip, a commercial airline pilot who pulls off a heroic feat of flying in a damaged plane, saving 98 lives on a flight carrying 106 people. While the world begs to embrace him as a true American Hero, the everyman struggles with this label as he is forced to hold up to the scrutiny of an investigation that brings into question his behavior the night before the doomed flight.

  • Director: Robert Zemeckis
  • Rating: R
  • Runtime: 2 hours 18 minutes
  • Genre: Drama

Flight is neither a simple story of heroism, nor one of a fallen hero. Things are more complex than that - and it is its complexities that make the film all the more rewarding an experience.”

– Philadelphia Inquirer