Amelia Poster

Release Date: October 23rd, 2009

DVD Release Date: February 2nd, 2010

PG|1 hr 51 min

Plot Summary
From the time she first sits in the pilot's seat, aviatrix Amelia Earhart (Hilary Swank) feels destined to achieve great things. Beginning in 1928, she sets a number of aviation milestones, including numerous speed and altitude records, and was the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic. In 1937, Amelia undertakes her greatest challenge of all: to become the first woman to circumnavigate the globe by airplane.

Cast: Hilary Swank, Richard Gere, Ewan McGregor, Christopher Eccleston, Joe Anderson, Cherry Jones, Mia Wasikowska, William Cuddy

Director: Mira Nair

Genres: Biography, Historical drama

Production Co: Fox Searchlight, Avalon Pictures

Distributors: Fox

Keywords: Marriage, Rise, Engaging, 1930s, Inspiring, Husband, Emotional, Quest

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