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Pushing Tin (1999) - Movie Details

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Comedy Romance
124 min.
Release Date
April 23, 1999
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Running Time
124 minutes
MPAA Rating
Rated R for language and a scene of sexuality

Nick Falzone (John Cusack) is a control freak. An air traffic control freak.

He "pushes tin" at New York's Terminal Radar Approach Control (TRACON) center. Part catacomb, part frat house, TRACON is the chaotic air traffic facility on Long Island that handles up to 7,000 flights a day into and out of the finite airspace above Kennedy, LaGuardia and Newark airports. Nick works the Newark radar scopes, the busiest of them all, and he is... Full synopsis »

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I am now scared to fly after seeing Pushing Tin. But it is not a airplane terrorism movie; it is a comedy about air traffic controllers. If the skies above airports are anywhere as hectic as seen in this film, which I believe they are, then that is pretty scary. And especially if John Cusack and Billy Bob Thornton are fighting all the time, I will never set foot on an airplane again. Well, at least for a couple days. Full movie review »
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