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Denzel Washington Flight

Alcoholism and Hollywood: In Denzel Washington's Flight, Saving the Passengers Was the Easy Part

Stewart J. Lawrence | Posted 04.12.2013 | Entertainment
Stewart J. Lawrence

With Denzel Washington's gritty performance -- the most harrowing, perhaps, since Michael Keaton's in Clean and Sober -- and such a strong supporting cast, don't be surprised if Flight's final touchdown is somewhere in Oscar-Land.

Denzel Washington Modest About Sixth Oscar Nod

AP | LOUISE DIXON | Posted 01.18.2013 | Black Voices

LONDON -- Oscar-winning actor Denzel Washington isn't taking his sixth nomination for granted, saying he's just happy that people still value his work...

Happy Birthday Denzel!

Posted 12.28.2012 | Black Voices

Happy birthday to the Oscar award-winning actor, producer, director, screenwriter, philanthropist and all-around Hollywood hottie, Denzel Washington! ...

Denzel Washington's 10 Best Roles

Posted 12.28.2012 | Fifty

Though Denzel Washington is one of the most famous men in Hollywood, not a whole lot is known about his personal life. He has not endured a string of ...

SAG Awards: Which Post 50 Actors Were Nominated?

Posted 12.12.2012 | Fifty

Screen Actors Guild Awards nominations were announced this morning, and post 50 actors are among some of the biggest winners. Actress Maggie Smith, 77...

Denzel Washington: Hollywood's Most Underrated Star

Christopher Rosen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Christopher Rosen

"'Flight' is gonna flop; who wants to see something like a plane crash after watching the news for the last few days?" That was me, writing to my HuffPost Entertainment brethren last Wednesday in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. To answer my own question days later: Apparently, a lot of people. Opening in just 1,884 theaters, the R-rated "Flight" finished second at the box office last weekend with $25 million in ticket sales. That's one of the best adult-drama openings of 2012, better than even "Argo," which continues to chug along toward a Best Picture nomination and possible win. All of which is to say, I was wrong about "Flight," because I forgot one key thing: Denzel Washington is the most dependable star in Hollywood.

What's The Word On 'Flight'?

AP | CHRISTY LEMIRE | Posted 12.31.2012 | Entertainment

If "Flight" weren't so exceptionally crafted and acted, this tale of self-destruction and eventual redemption might feel like the sort of feel-good fa...

'Flight' Director Hates Live-Action Movies

AP | JAKE COYLE | Posted 10.26.2012 | Entertainment

NEW YORK -- You might think that Robert Zemeckis, having devoted himself to motion-capture animation for the last 12 years, would be thrilled to retur...

Denzel Washington's 'Flight' Will Close New York Film Festival

Posted 08.16.2012 | Entertainment

Add "Flight" to your very early list of possible Oscar contenders. The drama -- about a pilot (Denzel Washington) who successfully crash lands his air...

WATCH: Denzel Takes 'Flight'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 06.07.2012 | Entertainment

The "Flight" trailer has crash landed online. Robert Zemeckis' first live-action film since 2000 harkens back to his last one, "Cast Away," as it f...

Denzel Washington's Takes 'Flight'

ew.com | Posted 11.09.2011 | Entertainment

Robert Zemeckis has settled on a Flight plan. The Back to the Future filmmaker is making his first non-motion-capture movie since 2000′s Cast Away,...