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Movie 'Flight 'offers dizzying journey into fear.

Original post made on Nov 16, 2012

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. ==I -- PC==

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Comments (3)

Posted by William Tell, a resident of Another Pleasanton 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.


Posted by Sam, a resident of Oak Hill
on Nov 16, 2012 at 9:43 am

No one is interested in your bigoted perspective of the world, WT.


Posted by William Tell, a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Nov 16, 2012 at 10:37 am

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