Denzel Washington stars as a pilot who amazingly lands a plan in a free fall. Only later, investigators discover he was drunk and stoned....

2012 was a banner year for actors putting on a clinic, from Daniel Day Lewis in Lincoln to Naomi Watts in The Impossible. Toss in Matthew McConaughey in Killing Joe and Jessica Chastain in Zero Dark Thirty and deciding the Top 10 Performances of 2012 becomes difficult.
Flight is a study in how to have a flawed hero that the audience still thinks is angelic. Denzel Washington delivers the performance of his career as a drug addled pilot who safely lands a crashing plane.

Flight Details

Denzel Washington stars as a pilot who amazingly lands a plan in a free fall. Only later, investigators discover he was drunk and stoned. Did that contribute to the crash or is he a hero for saving a flight full of people?

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Drama
MPAA Rating
R

Flight Review

The reason that Flight manages to work is a trifecta of talent: Denzel Washington, Robert Zemeckis and screenwriter John Gatins. Those...

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