Blind Flight
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Brian Keenan, from Belfast, was in Beirut teaching English in 1986 when he was taken hostage by the Islamic Jihad. Blind Flight tells the story of his imprisonment. After his abduction, Keenan (played by Ian Hart) is held alone in a tiny, dark cell for a long time. He's ordered to cover his eyes whenever his captors enter the room. Eventually, he is moved to a new location, where he has a cellmate, British journalist John McCarthy (played by Linus Roache), who had filed a story on Keenan's abduction just before being kidnapped himself. The two warm to each other gradually and have… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 100%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"It's not a docudrama, so much as an intimate, psychologically acute tone poem..."
‑ Josh Ralske, All Movie Guide
"Hart and Roache are astonishing--raw and exposed, bristling with anger and fear, righteous outrage ... and years of religious and political prejudice against each other."
‑ Rich Cline, Shadows on the Wall
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