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  • Budweiser Asks to be Removed from Denzel’s ‘Flight’

    Nov 6, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Budweiser brewer Anheuser-Busch has reportedly asked Paramount to obscure all images of its flagship beer in the Denzel Washington movie “Flight,” reports Deadline.com. In the drama, Washington plays an airline pilot accused of drinking before captaining a plane. It includes scenes showing Washington consuming alcoholic beverages, including Budweiser and assorted vodka brands. The well-reviewed film […]

  • ‘Flight': Denzel Washington’s Inverted Plane Explained (Audio)

    Oct 31, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Can a commercial airliner actually fly upside down the way Denzel Washington’s character maneuvers his aircraft in “Flight?” The disturbing image appears in trailers for the movie, which opens nationwide on Friday (Nov. 2). In the scene, Washington’s Capt. Whip Whitaker inverts the plane in midair as a way to stabilize it following a sudden […]

  • Denzel Washington Unwilling to Miss This ‘Flight’ (Audio)

    Oct 22, 12 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments

    *Denzel Washington lands in theaters Nov. 2 with his latest film “Flight,” a disturbing story that follows the investigation of a pilot’s miraculous emergency landing. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] The actor plays Captain “Whip” Whitaker, who manages to save nearly every soul on board with his skill and calm under pressure. However, a probe […]

  • Denzel Washington’s ‘Flight’ to Take Off at NY Film Festival

    Aug 9, 12 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *The New York Film Festival has announced that its closing night film will be “Flight,” which stars Denzel Washington as a pilot who saves almost all his passengers after a nearly miraculous crash landing. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] Directed by Robert Zemeckis, the Paramount Pictures film’s also includes Melissa Leo, Kelly Reilly, John Goodman […]

  • Denzel Washington Film ‘Flight’ Gets a Landing Date

    May 11, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Robert Zemeckis’ Paramount drama “Flight,” starring Denzel Washington as a distressed pilot, will open nationwide on Nov. 2, 2012 — smack dab in the middle of awards season. Flight marks Zemeckis’ first return to live-action movie since “Cast Away” and “What Lies Beneath,” both released in 2000. “Flight,” also starring Don Cheadle, John Goodman, Kelly […]

  • Tamara Tunie Takes ‘Flight’ Toward Denzel Washington

    Oct 6, 11 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *“Law & Order: SVU” star Tamara Tunie will trade her medical scrubs for a flight attendant uniform opposite Denzel Washington in Paramount’s upcoming film “Flight.” As previously reported, “Flight” centers on an airline pilot with substance abuse issues who steers an endangered flight to a crash-landing, saving nearly all of the passengers. Tunie plays the lead […]