If you’re on board for Paris and it happened that the plane you’re riding was attached by terrorist, what will you do? Will you be courageous enough to fight?
The 15:17 to Paris Movie Synopsis
In the early evening of August 21, 2015, the world watched in stunned silence as the media reported a thwarted terrorist attack on Thalys train #9364 bound for Paris—an attempt prevented by three courageous young Americans traveling through Europe. The film follows the course of the friends’ lives, from the struggles of childhood through finding their footing in life, to the series of unlikely events leading up to the attack. Throughout the harrowing ordeal, their friendship never wavers, making it their greatest weapon and allowing them to save the lives of the more than 500 passengers on board.
The 15:17 to Paris Movie Details
Starring: Bryce Gheisar, Cecil M. Henry, Gary Weeks, Hélène Cardona, Jaleel White, Jenna Fischer, Judy Greer, Lillian Solange Beaudoin, Matthew Barnes,Michael David Yuhl, P.J. Byrne, Sinqua Walls, Thomas Lennon, Tony Hale
Director: Clint Eastwood
Genre(s): Drama, History, Thriller
Runtime: 94 min
The 15:17 to Paris Movie Review and Ratings
Rating : 5.1
“Clint Eastwood butchers an incredible story of courage and heroism.” – Drew Ward
Tomatometer : 25%
“The 15:17 to Paris pays clumsily well-intentioned tribute to an act of heroism, but by casting the real-life individuals involved, director Clint Eastwood fatally derails his own efforts.” – Critics Consensus
Metascore : 25
“The complex movie that might have been is still on the drawing board, teasing us with a deeper story that’s disappointingly out of reach.” – Rolling Stone