Sully (2016) Movie Summary
Director: Clint Eastwood
Writers: Todd Komarnicki (screenplay), Chesley Sullenberger (based on the book “Highest Duty” by) (as Chesley ‘Sully’ Sullenberger)
Stars: Tom Hanks, Aaron Eckhart, Laura Linney
Taglines: The untold story behind the miracle on the Hudson
Genres: Biography, Drama
Release Date: 9 September 2016 (USA) See more »
Also Known As: Miracle on the Hudson See more »
Filming Locations: New York City, New York, USA
Budget: $60,000,000 (estimated)
Opening Weekend: $35,028,301 (USA) (9 September 2016)
Gross: $124,107,361 (USA) (18 November 2016)
Runtime: 96 min
Sully (2016) Movie Trailer
The story of Chesley Sullenberger, an American pilot who became a hero after landing his damaged plane on the Hudson River in order to save the flight’s passengers and crew.
On Thursday, January 15th, 2009, the world witnessed the “Miracle on the Hudson” when Captain Chesley Sullenberger, nicknamed “Sully” & is portrayed by Tom Hanks glided his disabled plane onto the frigid waters of the Hudson River, saving the lives of all 155 aboard. However, even as Sully was being heralded by the public and the media for his unprecedented feat of aviation skill, an investigation was unfolding that threatened to destroy his reputation and his career.