Non-Stop | Chicago Reader



Director Jaume Collet-Serra and cinematographer Flavio Labiano are both Spanish, which might explain why Non-Stop, the new Liam Neeson thriller, feels more like recent genre entertainment from Spain than from Hollywood: the filmmaking is playful without feeling jokey, the narrative stuffed with fun complications. Like Nacho Vigalondo's Timecrimes (2007), J.A. Bayona's The Orphanage (2007), or Daniel Monzón's Cell 211 (2009), Non-Stop exhibits showmanship in its construction and execution alike—one gets the impression the filmmakers had good fun putting it together. Continue reading >>



  • Jaume Collet-Serra


  • Liam Neeson
  • Julianne Moore
  • Anson Mount
  • Scoot McNairy
  • Michelle Dockery
  • Nate Parker
  • Linus Roache
  • Jason Butler Harner
  • Lupita Nyong'o
  • Corey Stoll
  • Omar Metwally
  • Shea Whigham


  • Brenda Chapman
  • Brian Pimental
  • Bruce Woodside
  • Burny Mattinson
  • Chris Sanders
  • Gabrielle-Suzanne Barbot de Villeneuve
  • Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont
  • Joe Ranft
  • Kelly Asbury
  • Kevin Harkey
  • Linda Woolverton
  • Robert Lence
  • Tom Ellery


  • Joel Silver
  • Andrew Rona
  • Alex Heineman
  • Steve Richards
  • Ron Halpern
  • Olivier Courson
  • Herbert W. Gains
  • Jeff Wadlow

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