Year Of Release: 2016
Review Date: February 1, 2017
Running time: 96 minutes
Box Office Gross: $238,500,000
Site Rating: 7 out of 10 stars
"Sully" is the biographical film following U.S. Airways pilot
Chesley Sullenberger's landing of Flight 1549 in New York's Hudson River. Flight
1549 suffered from a bird strike mid-air, which destroyed the plane's two
Sullenberger was initially criticized for landing the plane in
the Hudson, as aviation authorities were of the belief the aircraft could have
been safely landed at LaGuardia in New York or Teterboro in New Jersey. The
movie "Sully" follows the conflict that ensued and how it was resolved.
"Sully" was a good film of a story worth telling. It brought
Sullenberger's story to life in a manner audiences can appreciate.