- Date: December 17, 2004
- Type: Movie
This Movie is inspired by Howard Hughes: The Secret Life written by Charles Higham
The film "The Aviator" is based largely on the book.
t tells the story of the eccentric aviation pioneer Howard Hughes following his life from the late 1920s through the 1940s, a time when Hughes was directing and producing Hollywood movies as well as test-piloting his own groundbreaking new aircraft. The film also illustrates Hughes' descent into severe obsessive-compulsive disorder and reclusiveness.