Flight

(2012)

A pilot with substance abuse problems becomes a hero when he safely lands a malfunctioning plane.

CONTEST: Win ‘Flight’ on Blu-ray

CONTEST: Win ‘Flight’ on Blu-ray

Paramount Home Media Distribution is releasing the critically-acclaimed drama Flight on Blu-ray and DVD February 5th, just weeks after star Denzel Washington and screenwriter John Gatins were nominated for their Oscars. If you missed out on seeing this critically-acclaimed drama on the big screen, then you've come to the right place. We're giving away copies of the Blu-ray combo pack to our readers, because we know you need a little more Denzel in your life. Thankfully, you don't have to turn a plane upside down to win. Read on to see how you can take home one of 2012's most celebrated films.

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EXCLUSIVE: ‘Flight’ 'Inverted Plane' Blu-ray Featurette

EXCLUSIVE: ‘Flight’ 'Inverted Plane' Blu-ray Featurette

Paramount has provided us with an exclusive clip from Flight, debuting on Blu-ray and DVD February 5th. One of the most memorable moments in this gripping drama is a scene where pilots Whip Whitaker (Denzel Washington) and Ken Evans (Brian Geraghty) completely invert their commercial aircraft to avoid a tragedy. This exclusive segment from the bonus features includes interviews with screenwriter John Gatins and flight trainer Larry Goodrich describing actual incidents where these massive planes have flown upside down.

Hailed by critics and audiences alike, Flight is directed by renowned filmmaker Robert Zemeckis (Forrest Gump, Cast Away) and stars the incomparable Denzel Washington in a performance that "will be talked about for years" (Peter Travers, Rolling Stone) and has earned him Golden Globe, SAG and Critics' Choice award nominations. Written by John Gatins, the film tells the story of Whip Whitaker, a commercial airline pilot who miraculously lands a plummeting airplane during a breathtaking sequence described as "the hairiest, scariest, most realistic, and thrilling plane crash in movie history" (Richard Corliss, Time). But despite his heroics, Whip comes under investigation and begins what may be an even more harrowing personal descent. Flight also boasts an exceptional supporting cast including John Goodman, Don Cheadle, Kelly Reilly, Bruce Greenwood, Melissa Leo and Brian Geraghty.

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‘Flight’ Blu-ray and DVD Arrive February 5th

‘Flight’ Blu-ray and DVD Arrive February 5th

"One of the most memorable movie-going experiences of the year" (Richard Roeper, "Richard Roeper & The Movies"), the "keenly felt, knuckle-biting drama" (Lisa Schwarzbaum, Entertainment Weekly) Flight makes its Blu-ray, DVD, Digital Download and On Demand debut on February 5, 2013 from Paramount Home Media Distribution. Hailed by critics and audiences alike, Flight is directed by renowned filmmaker Robert Zemeckis (Forrest Gump, Cast Away) and stars the incomparable Denzel Washington in a performance that "will be talked about for years" (Peter Travers, Rolling Stone) and has earned him Golden Globe, SAG and Critics' Choice award nominations. Written by John Gatins, the film tells the story of Whip Whitaker, a commercial airline pilot who miraculously lands a plummeting airplane during a breathtaking sequence described as "the hairiest, scariest, most realistic, and thrilling plane crash in movie history" (Richard Corliss, Time). But despite his heroics, Whip comes under investigation and begins what may be an even more harrowing personal descent. Flight also boasts an exceptional supporting cast including John Goodman, Don Cheadle, Kelly Reilly, Bruce Greenwood, Melissa Leo and Brian Geraghty.

Flight will be available in a Blu-ray/DVD, combo pack with UltraViolet and compelling special features that take audiences behind-the-scenes to learn about the film's journey to the screen, how the filmmakers created the terrifying plane crash, and more. In addition, the two-disc set includes highlights from a Q&A panel. The film will also be available as a single-disc DVD,.

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EXCLUSIVE: Kelly Reilly Talks ‘Flight’

EXCLUSIVE: Kelly Reilly Talks ‘Flight’

If you've seen any of the posters or trailers for Flight, you know the set up. An alcoholic airline pilot (Denzel Washington) pulls off a daring rescue, only to have his heroic deed called into question after traces of booze and cocain are discovered in his system. What you may not know is that Kelly Reilly also stars in the film, playing a recovering heroine addict that befriends the troubled pilot during his stay at the hospital.

Reilly nearly steals the show as a woman embracing a second chance at life, all while her relationship with Denzel's Whip moves in deeper and unpredictable strides. Her Nicole is a dark character, yet Kelly pulls at bringing the woman's vivacious nature back to light.

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Three ‘Flight’ Clips Starring Denzel Washington

Three ‘Flight’ Clips Starring Denzel Washington

Paramount Pictures has released three clips for Flight, director Robert Zemeckis' return to live-action filmmaking. Denzel Washington stars as Whip, a pilot who becomes a hero after his unorthodox actions save the lives of his passengers. However, he turns from savior to pariah in an instant when it is determined Whip had alcohol in his system that day. The first scene features investigator Hugh Lang (Don Cheadle) explaining to Whip that he was the only person who could have landed the plane that way. The second video is with Whip and Hugh talking at the crash site, and the third shows a conversation between Whip and his co-pilot Ken Evans (Brian Geraghty).

Flight was released November 2nd, 2012.

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EXCLUSIVE: Screenwriter John Gatins Talks ‘Flight’

EXCLUSIVE: Screenwriter John Gatins Talks ‘Flight’

The sometimes actor reveals how his passion project got off the ground with a little help from Denzel Washington and Robert Zemeckis.
EXCLUSIVE: Melissa Leo Talks ‘Flight’

EXCLUSIVE: Melissa Leo Talks ‘Flight’

The Oscar-winning actress goes toe-to-toe with Denzel Washington in one of ‘Flight’'s crucial scenes, in theaters this Friday, November 2nd.
Two ‘Flight’ Clips with Denzel Washington and Don Cheadle

Two ‘Flight’ Clips with Denzel Washington and Don Cheadle

A pilot's heroic actions come under scrutiny in director Robert Zemeckis' latest drama.