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  • 63
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Luckily, Non-Stop has a way-above-average cast for this kind of nonsense. show more

  • 50
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    Thanks to him (Neeson), I not only enjoyed Non-Stop, but I'd watch it again. Particularly on a plane. show more

  • 63
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    While it takes stabs at realism, mostly in its use of cellular and computer technology, disbelief must be suspended for full immersion in this twisty airborne thriller. show more

  • 50
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    Much of the fun is awfully silly. The story strains logic, as well as credulity. It's been cobbled together, often crudely, from pieces of classic predecessors. (Here snippets of Hitchcock, there stretches of "Speed," with wings on the bus.) Yet the silliness parades itself in a spirit of cheerful self-awareness, while Liam Neeson fills the thrill quotient impressively as an air marshal. show more

  • 50
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    Non-Stop gets increasingly far-fetched as the jet makes its way across the Atlantic. Certainly, there are more red herrings on the plane than there are in the sea below. And Neeson has to stare down every last one of them. show more

  • 60
    Joe Neumaier New York Daily News

    The best twist is how Neeson’s growly presence makes a bumpy ride enjoyable. show more

  • 50
    Todd McCarthy The Hollywood Reporter

    A constant low-boil of ridiculousness both mocks and sustains Non-Stop, a jerry-rigged terror-on-a-plane thriller with a premise so far-fetched as to create a degree of suspense over how the writers will wriggle out of the knot of their own making. show more

  • 60
    Ian Buckwalter NPR

    It's Liam Neeson at his Neesoniest, and yet another entry in his expanding late-career bloom into gruff and commanding action hero. show more

  • 73
    Kate Erbland Film.com

    A relatively high-flying adventure, injecting the always-entertaining airplane-set thriller with some fresh thrills and a cadre of characters worth getting invested in. show more

  • 75
    Richard Roeper Chicago Sun-Times

    There’s a good measure of comedic relief doled out between the action sequences, e.g., Neeson coming up with an ingenious plan to placate the passengers when they’re on the verge of a rebellion. This is a movie that knows it’s not to be taken too seriously. show more

  • March 31, 2014 Linda Cauchon
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    Kept us guessing the whole way through - loved this movie!

  • March 29, 2014 followersofhim
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    Not even close to being Biblically correct. Demonic

  • March 28, 2014 jg00000000187582
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    What trash, again the bad guys are our soldiers turned monsters. This good guys are really bad guys approach is DOA

  • March 28, 2014 si00000000188223
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    I definitely watched this movie

  • March 25, 2014 bmarois105
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    Good way to waste a couple hours. Like Liam Neeson shows and time went quickly for a story that never left the plane.

  • March 25, 2014 Goodmom42
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    Love Liam Neeson, and the movie certainly isn't boring. Per usual in action movies, there are ridiculously long and chatty conversations taking place all while the bomb will be exploding in 10 minutes!

  • March 24, 2014 stoshreedy
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    OK, but twisty suspense filled full of silliness and illogic. Although I had seen the entire film, I walked away feeling like there just had to be more to the movie that I had somehow missed.

  • March 16, 2014 to1slyguy
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    very entertaining, complex plot, great who done it

  • March 15, 2014 rv00000000091522
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    Much better then I thought it would be by the trailer

  • March 15, 2014 padoma3
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    Keeps you fully involved.

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