Movie 'Flight 'offers dizzying journey into fear. Around Town, posted by Editor, Pleasanton Weekly Online, on Nov 16, 2012 at 8:25 am
Hollywood has given us "Bad Santa" and "Bad Teacher," but are you ready for "Bad Pilot"? "Flight" puts Denzel Washington in the driver's seat -- with director Robert Zemeckis as his co-pilot -- for a dizzying journey into fear. -- PC
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Posted by William Tell, a resident of the Another Pleasanton neighborhood neighborhood, on Nov 16, 2012 at 8:25 am
I'm glad to know the plot of this movie. At first I thought it was a revisionist history of the Sully plane landing - with the plane being upside-down and Sully being a black African American of color.
But now, it's Hollywood's attempt to make a hero out of a substance abuser because he's an "oppressed" minority with "personal demons" - most likely caused by having to compete on a level playing field instead of having Affirmative Action tip the scales in his favor even more.