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Average of 216 ratings: 3.8 Stars

2016 M Contains offensive language.

On January 15, 2009, the world witnessed the “Miracle on the Hudson” when Captain “Sully” Sullenberger (Hanks) glided his disabled plane onto the frigid waters of the Hudson River, saving the lives of all 155 aboard. However, even as Sully was being heralded by the public and the media for his unprecedented feat of aviation skill, an investigation was unfolding that threatened to destroy his reputation and his career.

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91 minutes

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2.40:1 Widescreen 16x9 Enhanced
English descriptive for the hearing impaired; Bulgarian, Croatian, Estonian, Greek, Lithuanian, Latvian, Polish, Russian, Slovenian, Turkish
English, Polish, Russian 5.1 Dolby Digital

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1080p High Definition Widescreen 16x9 2.40:1
English descriptive for the hearing impaired; Danish, Finnish, Greek, Icelandic, Japanese, Norwegian, Castilian Spanish, Swedish
English Dolby Atmos, Japanese, Castilian Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital

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2 by Tubbs

Although it is only a dramatisation it has the virtue of being low key and for the director it is short in length. The river scenes are beautifully shot and the special effects for the crash well done.

5 by Lyn of Taupo

Excellent movie. A good news story about an amazing pilot and co pilot who saved lives but were taken to task for not returning to an airport. The inquiry afterwards was just as fascinating as the... Read more

4 by SamanthaG

Worth watching. Even though we knew the public story it was a great study of what really happened that day and the following week or so. Tom Hanks does an awesome portrayal of the man.

4 by ElsieV

Not what we were expecting as it didn't focus on the "disaster" part of the story so much as the enquiry afterwards and its impact and investigation, which was very interesting. Recommended.

4 by Lady

Good movie. Put together in an interesting order. Interesting to learn more about Sully. Good to see the human side of the equation proven to be important.

5 by Felix6000

Great movie. Would watch again - really well told..

4.5 by Lornanz

Really well told story in this Tom Hanks movie - he has always been one of my favourite actors / story tellers. You can also see the understated directing of Clint Eastwood - excellent movie - highly reccomend!

3.5 by Bella

So glad this movie was made so everyone can see what an amazing pilot Sully is. Tom Hanks his usual fantastic self.

5 by Janel

great movie well acted and directed. I found it highly interesting and well worth the watch. Highly recommend

4.5 by vivian9

An excellent movie, emotionally moving especially during the evacuation/rescue scenes. What Sully did was nothing short of a miracle, saving all 155 people on board, yet he was a very humble man "I... Read more