Honor Flight (2012)

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Honor Flight is a heartwarming, feature-length documentary about a Midwest community joining together to honor World War II veterans one last time. The film follows a devoted team of volunteers as they race against the clock to send every WWII veteran on an Honor Flight to see the war memorials in Washington, DC. The more they do, the more their cause takes on a life of its own.(c) Official Site
Rating:
PG (for emotional thematic elements, some war-related disturbing images, brief smoking and mild language)
Genre:
Documentary , Special Interest
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Critic Reviews for Honor Flight

All Critics (5) | Top Critics (3)

A deft snapshot of a worthy nonprofit group as well as a profound tribute to America's brave, often unsung World War II veterans.

Full Review… | December 6, 2012
Los Angeles Times
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Inflated to feature length and devoid of nuance or fresh insights, it just seems self-congratulatory - aren't we great for having done this for these old guys? - and exploitive.

Full Review… | December 6, 2012
New York Times
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Greatest-generation stoicism meets gushing contemporary sentiment ...

Full Review… | December 4, 2012
Village Voice
Top Critic

Moving docu about WWII veterans is emotionally intense.

Full Review… | December 9, 2014
Common Sense Media

Moving documentary about a campaign to bring World War II veterans to Washington.

Full Review… | December 6, 2012
Film Journal International

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