Now that the Oscars are behind us, we can turn our attention to movies that we’d never expect to see in contention…
But in some cases, might enjoy more.
Non-Stop, starring Liam Neeson as a washed up air marshal on an international flight that is taken hostage via text message moments after take-off .
(Apparently the writers are fans of Pretty Little Liars.)
Not surprisingly, the conceit works here as well, as Liam battles blindly — every passenger and crew member a potential ally and/or enemy. And if you’re a frequent flier like me, the scenes of airline passengers in peril — well, they’ll have you twisting in your seat a bit.
While this movie may not be Oscar bait, the script certainly drew its fair share of award-winning actors.
Wonder what is he plotting with those two gentleman? Gonna have to see the movie and find out.
She’s wearing heavy, horn-rimmed glasses and a scary-looking scar, but she’s not fooling anybody.
Watch her serve drinks! Follow orders! Be manhandled!
This, my friends, is entertainment at its best.