Commercial airline pilot Whip Whitaker has a problem with drugs and alcohol, though so far he's managed to complete his flights safely. His luck runs out when a disastrous mechanical malfunction sends his plane hurtling toward the ground. Whip pulls off a miraculous crash-landing that results in only six lives lost. Shaken to the core, Whip vows to get sober -- but when the crash investigation exposes his addiction, he finds himself in an even worse situation.
- Year: 2012
- Country: United States of America
- Genre: Drama
- Studio: Paramount, ImageMovers, Parkes+MacDonald Image Nation
- Keyword: airplane, confession, investigation, pilot, flight, alcoholism, f word, hangover, airplane accident, airplane crash, syringe, denial, baseball stadium, perjury, national transportation safety board, flying upside down, narcissist, relapse, substance abuse
- Director: Robert Zemeckis
- Cast: Denzel Washington, Don Cheadle, Kelly Reilly, John Goodman, Bruce Greenwood, Brian Geraghty