It opens in theaters this Friday, November 2; Tambay saw the film at the New York Film Festival 2 weeks ago, and reviewed it HERE.
Since then, there’s been Oscar buzz around it, especially for its star, Denzel Washington.
Paramount will release Flight in USA theaters this weekend, which sees Denzel in the action drama, directed by Robert Zemeckis, which centers on an alcoholic and drug-addicted pilot, on course towards a life-change who saves a flight from an engine malfunction, rescuing the plane and the passengers, and becoming a hero, only to find his non-public substance abuse problem, brought to light, thanks to an FAA investigation into the case.
Don Cheadle, Tamara Tunie and Garcelle Beauvais, amongst many others, co-star.
Paramount has released a new clip from the film, which is one of several scenes that Denzel and Don share together: