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 of the… 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 of the… 2004-12-17 PG-13 PT169M Biography Drama Leonardo DiCaprio Alan Alda Alec Baldwin Kate Beckinsale Cate Blanchett Willem Dafoe Jude Law John C. Reilly Gwen Stefani Miramax
Movie Review

The Aviator (2004)

MPAA Rating: PG-13
EW's GRADE
B

Details Release Date: Dec 17, 2004; Rated: PG-13; Length: 169 Minutes; Genres: Biography, Drama; With: Leonardo DiCaprio; Distributor: Miramax; More

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 Jan 10, 2005 Published in issue #801 Jan 14, 2005 Order article reprints