Amelia Synopsis
The story of famed aviatrix Amelia Earhart who became the first woman to fly across the Atlantic.
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Movie Reviews

AMELIA - grounded and flightless. Grade: C. (Based on advance VIP press preview)

Directed by Mira Nair(Monsoon Wedding, Vanity Fair, The Namesake) and screen-written by Ronald Bass (based on two biographies - East to the Dawn by Susan Butler and The Sound of Wings by Mary S....

Amelia never gets off the ground

By jimjoel49
I always thought Amelia was an inspiration to the American spirit till I watch this movie. The movie show us an Amelia who is self centered, reckless, gold digger, and a real sl*t. I read a review...


By nancysummers1
As always, Hillary Swank did a superb job!!!!! Richard Gere did an outstanding job on portraying her husband. The story line was interesting. I applaud the director for making a film that wasn't...


By lmseals
It was nice that some depth and layering was given to Amelia. Sets and costumes were great as were the CG's. But I was expecting a little more. My husband and I who are both pilots, (he...

Hillary is brilliant

By dibs2cents
I read the reviews just before I left for the movie and heard a few say that the actors selected were wrong for the part. Now that I have seen the movie, I couldn't disagree more. Hillary and...

Does not live up to the promo

By lesroyales
I thought this movie was very long, slow and boring. I...


By JLMowery
Good intentions, but...! Very slow. I've always been a huge fan of flight and anything aeronautic. And always been fascinated with Amelia Earhart's accomplishments and the mystery surrounding her...

Curiously uninvolving

By RandytheMovieFan
Like "Isadora" and so many other fact-based biopics, I went into this movie knowing that it would end badly for the title character. Unfortunately there was no excitement, romance or much of anything...

History comes alive!

By butteredpopcorn09
In view of the many-many movies today that are just plain dumb and disappointing, I don't understand why many have been so critical of this movie! I had to see it at another cinema, because our Regal...


By hermfam11
My 16 year old daughter and I (55 yrs old) enjoyed the movie very much. Hilary Swank was brilliant! The cinematography and the flashback scenes were incredible! Not sure how anyone could rate it...

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Rated PG | For some sensuality, language, thematic elements and smoking.
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Period biopic is uplifting but doesn't truly soar.
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