Gill Brown

Helpful votes received on reviews: 86% (19 of 22)


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The Langoliers [VHS] [1995] <b>VHS</b> ~ Patricia Wettig
The Langoliers [VHS] [1995] VHS ~ Patricia Wettig
19 of 22 people found the following review helpful
I bought this film on the advice of my brother, who had found it intriguing. It tells the tale of ten people who take an overnight flight to Boston from Los Angeles. They fall asleep during the flight but when they wake up, they discover that all the other passengers and crew have disappeared. Somewhat fortuitously, there is a pilot among the ten who can fly the plane, so he is able to land the aircraft. But why is everywhere deserted?
I have to say that my family spent much of the time laughing at the bad acting and predictable scenes/dialogue, yet this film kept my two cynical teenagers firmly in their seats until the end. No mean feat, when you consider it lasted three hours… Read more