Paramount Pictures has released the first trailer and poster for Robert Zemeckis
upcoming real-life drama film Flight
The film stars Denzel Washington
as Whip Whitaker, a pilot who manages to crash-land a jet during a mid-air catastrophe, saving lives in the process.
Aside from Washington, it also stars Kelly Reilly, Don Cheadle, Bruce Greenwood, Brian Geraghty, John Goodman
, and Tamara Tunie
“Flight” tells the redemption story of “Whip” (Washington), a commercial airline pilot who pulls off a heroic feat of flying in a damaged plane, saving 98 lives on a flight carrying 106 people. While the world begs to embrace him as a true American Hero, the everyman struggles with this label as he is forced to hold up to the scrutiny of an investigation that brings into question his behavior the night before the doomed flight.
Flight arrives in theaters on November 2nd, 2012.