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.
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; Runtime (in minutes): 169; MPAA Rating: PG-13; Distributor: Miramax
Posted January 10 2005 — 12:00 AM EST
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