Excerpt: U.S. Air Marshal Bill Marks is assigned to a transatlantic flight from New York to London, but the seemingly routine assignment is anything but. Shortly after takeoff, he starts receiving cryptic text messages on his secure government phone informing him that a passenger will die every 20 minutes...
Excerpt: Non-Stop closes on ‘Terror at 30,000 feet!’ spectacle, the type of lumbering airline disaster best fitted to the groan inducing drama of late entries in the Airport saga. Oxygen masks fall, slow motion gunshots ensue. It’s eye rolling cinema.
Conclusion: 'Non-Stop' may not be the finest airline action movie - or even the finest Liam Neeson action movie - but it's a better-than-average thrill ride that's more substantive and believable than most of its preposterous cousins.
Conclusion: Action movies are a dime a bullet these days, which makes a suspense thriller like Non-Stop a promising prospect. Methodical and meticulous, it aims to be a brainy, Hitchcockian actioner, heavy on mystery, cloaked identity and shocker upon shocker; a who's-doin-it with nerve and, indeed, a flash of...
Excerpt: I hate airplanes. I really do. Don’t get me wrong, I know they’re about 1000 times safer than driving and when it comes to going overseas, there really is no other option, but I’m a guy who likes his space and let’s face it – airplanes don’t do much to accommodate that.
Excerpt: If you count Taiwan, there are 196 countries in the world and I have been to over 50 of them (which includes 15 countries in Africa). Some countries I have been to many times: Peru, Brazil, India, and France, to name just a few. I am highly qualified to review NON-STOP.
Excerpt: Liam Neeson has created an unanticipated obstacle in his new life as an on-screen action hero. With the blissfully thrilling Taken in 2008, the Oscar nominee set a bar so high that it's become impossible for us to not wish for it to be hit every time. We crave his growling threats at bad guys.