Sully: Miracle on the Hudson

  • 2016
  • US
  • 1h 36min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Clint Eastwood
  • Cast: Tom Hanks, Aaron Eckhart, Laura Linney
  • UK release: 2 December 2016

The story of pilot Chesley 'Sully' Sullenberger (Hanks), who became an unassuming hero in 2009 after successfully ditching a US Airways Airbus 320 on the Hudson River. Eckhart gives strong support as co-pilot Jeff Skiles but the film belongs to Hanks, whose understated performance, with the skilful re-enactments of the crash, make for riveting drama.

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28 Nov 20164 stars

Tom Hanks is impressively understated in Clint Eastwood's riveting 'Miracle on the Hudson' drama

Regularly hailed as an actor's director, Clint Eastwood brings a craftsman's touch to the true story of the 2009 'Miracle on the Hudson'. Captain Chesley 'Sully' Sullenberger became an instant American icon when he successfully landed a US Airways…

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