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The Aviator As you watch Martin Scorsese's high-flying epic, the vision and crazy daring of Howard Hughes (Leonardo DiCaprio) spill into the scope and exuberance...The AviatorBiography, DramaPT169MPG-13 As you watch Martin Scorsese's high-flying epic, the vision and crazy daring of Howard Hughes (Leonardo DiCaprio) spill into the scope and exuberance...2005-01-10Alan AldaAlec BaldwinKate BeckinsaleCate BlanchettWillem DafoeJude LawJohn C. ReillyGwen StefaniAlan Alda, Alec Baldwin, Kate Beckinsale, Cate Blanchett, Willem Dafoe, Jude Law, John C. Reilly, Gwen StefaniMiramax
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The Aviator

Genre: Biography, Drama; Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Alan Alda, Alec Baldwin, Kate Beckinsale, Cate Blanchett, Willem Dafoe, Jude Law, John C. Reilly, Gwen Stefani; Director: Martin Scorsese; Author: John Logan; Release Date Wide: 12/17/2004; Status: In Season; Runtime (in minutes): In Season; MPAA Rating: In Season; Distributor: Miramax

As you watch Martin Scorsese’s high-flying epic, the vision and crazy daring of Howard Hughes (Leonardo DiCaprio) spill into the scope and exuberance of the movie itself. The Aviator is studded with marvelous moments, yet it fails to present Hughes as an entirely coherent human being.

Originally posted January 10 2005 — 12:00 AM EST

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