Aviation Film Almanac - Current Films to Classics

Complete List of Aviation Films - old, new; domestic & foreign.
Films with significant aviation themes, not merely a scene or two aboard a plane.
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1.
Flightplan (2005)
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A bereaved woman and her daughter are flying home from Berlin to America. At 30,000 feet, the child vanishes, and nobody will admit she was ever on the plane. (98 mins.)
 
2.
Flyboys (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
The adventures of the Lafayette Escadrille, young Americans who volunteered for the French military before the U.S. entered World War I, and became the country's first fighter pilots. (140 mins.)
Director: Tony Bill
 
3.
Flight (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
An airline pilot saves almost all his passengers on his malfunctioning airliner which eventually crashed, but an investigation into the accident reveals something troubling. (138 mins.)
Director: Robert Zemeckis
 
4.
Battle of Britain (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
In 1940, the British Royal Air Force fights a desperate battle to prevent the Luftwaffe from gaining air superiority over the English Channel as a prelude to a possible German invasion of the UK. (132 mins.)
Director: Guy Hamilton
 
5.
The Spirit of St. Louis (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Charles 'Slim' Lindbergh struggles to finance and design an airplane that will make his New York to Paris flight the first solo transatlantic crossing. (135 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
 
6.
Hell's Angels (1930)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Brothers Monte and Ray leave Oxford to join the Royal Flying Corps. Ray loves Helen; Helen enjoys an affair with Monte; before they leave on their mission over Germany they find her in still another man's arms. (127 mins.)
Director: Howard Hughes
 
7.
Zero Hour! (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A routine flight turns into a major emergency as passengers and crew succumb to food poisoning - is there anyone on board who knows how to fly a plane... (81 mins.)
Director: Hall Bartlett
 
8.
Airplane! (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A man afraid to fly must ensure that a plane lands safely after the pilots become sick. (88 mins.)
“ Airplane is based on the movie Zero Hour ('57). Not only same basic plot, but script as well in many places. Amazing as this is considered one of the best comedies of all time. ” - statman1
 
9.
Red Tails (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
A crew of African American pilots in the Tuskegee training program, having faced segregation while kept mostly on the ground during World War II, are called into duty under the guidance of Col. A.J. Bullard. (125 mins.)
 
10.
Band of Brothers (2001 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.6/10 X  
The story of Easy Company of the US Army 101st Airborne division and their mission in WWII Europe from Operation Overlord through V-J Day. (70 mins.)
 
11.
The Great Waldo Pepper (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A biplane pilot who had missed flying in WWI takes up barnstorming and later a movie career in his quest for the glory he had missed... (107 mins.)
Director: George Roy Hill
 
12.
Amelia (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
A look at the life of legendary American pilot Amelia Earhart, who disappeared while flying over the Pacific Ocean in 1937 in an attempt to make a flight around the world. (111 mins.)
Director: Mira Nair
 
13.
Baggage Claim (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
Pledging to keep herself from being the oldest and the only woman in her entire family never to wed, Montana embarks on a thirty-day, thirty-thousand-mile expedition to charm a potential suitor into becoming her fiancé. (96 mins.)
 
14.
Red Eye (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A woman is kidnapped by a stranger on a routine flight. Threatened by the potential murder of her father, she is pulled into a plot to assist her captor in offing a politician. (85 mins.)
Director: Wes Craven
 
15.
One Six Right (2005 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
A documentary film that celebrates the unsung hero of aviation - the local airport - by tracing the life... (73 mins.)
 
16.
Into the White (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Norway, WWII: A group of British and German soldiers find themselves stranded in the wilderness after an aircraft battle. Finding shelter in the same cabin, they realize the only way to survive the winter is to place the rules of war aside. (104 mins.)
Director: Petter Næss
 
17.
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
An insane general triggers a path to nuclear holocaust that a war room full of politicians and generals frantically try to stop. (95 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
 
18.
Top Gun (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
As students at the United States Navy's elite fighter weapons school compete to be best in the class, one daring young pilot learns a few things from a civilian instructor that are not taught in the classroom. (110 mins.)
Director: Tony Scott
 
19.
The Aviator (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A biopic depicting the early years of legendary director and aviator Howard Hughes' career from the late 1920s to the mid-1940s. (170 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
 
20.
The Flyboys (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Two boys from a small town find their courage tested when they accidentally stow away aboard an airplane owned by the mob. (118 mins.)
 
21.
United 93 (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A real-time account of the events on United Flight 93, one of the planes hijacked on September eleventh, 2001, that crashed near Shanksville, Pennsylvania when passengers foiled the terrorist plot. (111 mins.)
Director: Paul Greengrass
 
22.
Piece of Cake (1988 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Stories of the men of the RAF Hornet Squadron during the early days of World War II. (312 mins.)
 
23.
Dark Blue World (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The friendship of two men becomes tested when they both fall for the same woman. (112 mins.)
Director: Jan Sverák
 
24.
Independence Day (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
The aliens are coming and their goal is to invade and destroy Earth. Fighting superior technology, mankind's best weapon is the will to survive. (145 mins.)
Director: Roland Emmerich
 
25.
Operation Crossbow (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Allied agents attempt to infiltrate the Nazis' rocket research site. (115 mins.)
 
26.
Midway (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A dramatization of the battle that was heralded as the turning point of the Pacific Theatre of World War II. (132 mins.)
Director: Jack Smight
 
27.
Flight 93 (2006 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Flight 93 is the story of the heroic passengers that took back their plane in an effort to stop a 9-11 terrorist attack. (89 mins.)
Director: Peter Markle
 
28.
The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Three World War II veterans return home to small-town America to discover that they and their families have been irreparably changed. (172 mins.)
Director: William Wyler
 
29.
The Legend of Pancho Barnes and the Happy Bottom Riding Club (2009 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A documentary profile of Pasadena society girl turned adventurer and aviator, Florence Lowe "Pancho" Barnes... (65 mins.)
Director: Amanda Pope
 
30.
Porco Rosso (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The adventures of "Porco Rosso", a veteran WW1 pilot in 1930s Italy, who has been cursed to look like an anthropomorphic pig. (94 mins.)
Director: Hayao Miyazaki
 
31.
I'm So Excited! (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
When it appears as though the end is in sight, the pilots, flight crew, and passengers of a plane heading to Mexico City look to forget the anguish of the moment and face the greatest danger, which we carry within ourselves. (90 mins.)
 
32.
Volar (2012 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
(94 mins.)
Director: Carla Subirana
 
33.
Pearl Harbor (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Pearl Harbor follows the story of two best friends, Rafe and Danny, and their love lives as they go off to join the war. (183 mins.)
Director: Michael Bay
 
34.
Collision Course (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  
Kate Parks has spent the past year on tour promoting her book, an in-depth look at the attempted cover up of her husband's death in a plane crash... (90 mins.)
Director: Fred Olen Ray
 
35.
End of the Spear (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Two people come to the end of a spear in order to realize that the divisions between them are not real. (108 mins.)
Director: Jim Hanon
 
36.
The Right Stuff (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The story of the original Mercury 7 astronauts and their macho, seat-of-the-pants approach to the space program. (193 mins.)
Director: Philip Kaufman
 
37.
Catch-22 (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A man is trying desperately to be certified insane during World War II, so he can stop flying missions. (122 mins.)
Director: Mike Nichols
 
38.
Flying Tigers (1942)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Capt. Jim Gordon's command of the famed American mercenary fighter group in China is complicated by the recruitment of an old friend who is a reckless hotshot. (102 mins.)
Director: David Miller
 
39.
Island in the Sky (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A C-47 transport plane, named the Corsair, makes a forced landing in the frozen wastes of Labrador, and the plane's pilot, Captain Dooley, must keep his men alive in deadly conditions while waiting for rescue. (109 mins.)
 
40.
Up in the Air (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
With a job traveling around the country firing people, Ryan Bingham enjoys his life living out of a suitcase, but finds that lifestyle threatened by the presence of a new hire and a potential love interest. (109 mins.)
Director: Jason Reitman
 
41.
Fly Away Home (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A father and daughter decide to attempt to lead a flock of orphaned Canada Geese south by air. (107 mins.)
Director: Carroll Ballard
 
42.
The Flight of the Phoenix (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
After a plane crash in the Sahara, one of the survivors says he's an airplane designer and they can make a flyable plane from the wreckage. (142 mins.)
Director: Robert Aldrich
 
43.
Fail-Safe (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
American planes are sent to deliver a nuclear attack on Moscow, but it's a mistake due to an electrical malfunction. Can all-out war be averted? (112 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lumet
 
44.
Pioneers in Aviation (2001 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Profiles two of America's legendary aerospace pioneers: William Boeing and Donald Douglas. Interweaving... (85 mins.)
Director: William Winship
 
45.
The Hunters (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
In 1952, as the Korean War rages on, American officers land in Kyoto. Among them are Major Ceve Saville... (108 mins.)
Director: Dick Powell
 
46.
Die Hard 2 (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
John McClane attempts to avert disaster as rogue military operatives seize control of Dulles International Airport in Washington, D.C. (124 mins.)
Director: Renny Harlin
 
47.
The Blue Max (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A young pilot in the German air force of 1918, disliked as lower-class and unchivalrous, tries ambitiously to earn the medal offered for 20 kills. (156 mins.)
Director: John Guillermin
 
48.
A Yank in the R.A.F. (1941)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Tyrone Power is a pilots' pilot, but he doesn't believe in anything beyond his own abilities. He gets... (98 mins.)
Director: Henry King
 
49.
The High and the Mighty (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
When a commercial airliner develops engine problems on a trans-Pacific flight and the pilot loses his nerve, it is up to the washed-up co-pilot Dan Roman to bring the plane in safely. (147 mins.)
 
50.
Airport (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A bomber on board an airplane, an airport almost closed by snow, and various personal problems of the people involved. (137 mins.)
Director: George Seaton
 
51.
Sky Raiders (1941)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Enemy spies try to steal a new fighter plane. (227 mins.)
 
52.
Kill Speed (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.0/10 X  
Best friends fly home-built, high-tech planes to deliver drugs from Mexico to California in order to fund their Hollywood life-style. (113 mins.)
Director: Kim Bass
 
53.
The Final Countdown (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A modern aircraft carrier is thrown back in time to 1941 near Hawaii, just hours before the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. (103 mins.)
Director: Don Taylor
 
54.
633 Squadron (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
An RAF squadron is assigned to knock out a German rocket fuel factory in Norway. The factory supplies fuel for the Nazi effort to launch rockets on England during D-Day. (102 mins.)
 
55.
Con Air (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Newly paroled ex-con and former U.S. Ranger Cameron Poe finds himself trapped in a prisoner transport plane when the passengers seize control. (115 mins.)
Director: Simon West
 
56.
Adventures of the Flying Cadets (1943)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A group of flying cadets have to clear themselves of a murder charge, while trying to stop a traitorous scientist from selling secrets to the Nazis. (242 mins.)
 
57.
Air Force One (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Hijackers seize the plane carrying the President of the United States and his family, but he - an ex-soldier - works from hiding to defeat them. (124 mins.)
 
58.
The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Thomas Jerome Newton is a humanoid alien who comes to Earth to get water for his dying planet. He starts... (139 mins.)
Director: Nicolas Roeg
 
59.
Black Hawk Down (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
123 elite U.S. soldiers drop into Somalia to capture two top lieutenants of a renegade warlord and find themselves in a desperate battle with a large force of heavily-armed Somalis. (144 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott
 
60.
Airplane II: The Sequel (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A faulty computer causes a passenger space shuttle to head straight for the Sun. Can Ted Striker save the day and get the shuttle back on track - again? (85 mins.)
Director: Ken Finkleman
 
61.
Hot Shots! (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A parody of Top Gun in which a talented but unstable fighter pilot must overcome the ghosts of his father and save a mission sabotaged by greedy weapons manufacturers. (84 mins.)
Director: Jim Abrahams
 
62.
Memphis Belle (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
It's May 1943 at a US Army Air Corps base in England. The four officers and six enlisted men of the Memphis Belle... (107 mins.)
 
63.
Lost Horizon (1937)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A plane crash delivers a group of people to the secluded land of Shangri-La -- but is it the miraculous utopia it appears to be? (97 mins.)
Director: Frank Capra
 
64.
Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines or How I Flew from London to Paris in 25 hours 11 minutes (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Sabotage efforts damage an international air race. (138 mins.)
Director: Ken Annakin
 
65.
Flight of the Intruder (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
During the air war over Vietnam, a US Navy A-6 Intruder tactical bomber pilot schemes with a hardened veteran to make an unauthorized air strike on Hanoi. (115 mins.)
Director: John Milius
 
66.
The Magic of Flight (1996 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
The Magic of Flight places viewers in the cockpit of a Blue Angels jet aircraft so they can experience the thrill of high performance flight... (40 mins.)
 
67.
Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
In the wake of Pearl Harbor, a young lieutenant leaves his expectant wife to volunteer for a secret bombing mission which will take the war to the Japanese homeland. (138 mins.)
Director: Mervyn LeRoy
 
68.
Always (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A romantic adventure about a legendary pilot's passion for dare-devil firefighting and his girl. (122 mins.)
 
69.
Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A dramatization of the Japanese attack on the US naval base at Pearl Harbor and the series of American blunders that allowed it to happen. (144 mins.)
 
70.
Command Decision (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Army generals struggle with the decision to prioritize bombing the German factories producing new jet fighters over the extremely high casualties the mission will cost. (112 mins.)
Director: Sam Wood
 
71.
Higher Than a Kite (1943 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
After being accidentally dropped behind enemy lines, the Stooges disguise themselves and steal important plans from the Nazi high command. (18 mins.)
Director: Del Lord
 
72.
The Dam Busters (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The story of how the British attacked German dams in WWII by using an ingenious technique to drop bombs where they would be most effective. (124 mins.)
 
73.
Jet Pilot (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Air Force Colonel Jim Shannon is tasked to escort a defecting Soviet pilot who is scheming to lure Shannon to the USSR. (112 mins.)
 
74.
Torpedo Bombers (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
In 1944,when British navy convoys try to supply the Soviets with war matériel under the lend-lease agreement,the Soviet naval aviation base in Murmansk is attacked by German bombers. (96 mins.)
 
75.
Low Heights (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
(115 mins.)
 
76.
36 Hours (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Germans kidnap an American major and try to convince him that World War II is over, so that they can get details about the Allied invasion of Europe out of him. (115 mins.)
Director: George Seaton
 
77.
Biography (1987 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The life stories of various historical figures and celebrities are told. (60 mins.)
 
78.
Air Force (1943)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
The crew of an Air Force bomber arrives in Pearl Harbor in the aftermath of the Japanese attack and is sent on to Manila to help with the defense of the Philippines. (124 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
 
79.
A Bridge Too Far (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Operation Market Garden, September 1944: The Allies attempt to capture several strategically important bridges in the Netherlands in the hope of breaking the German lines. However, mismanagement and poor planning result in its failure. (175 mins.)
 
80.
Dogfights (2005 TV Series)
Episode: Tuskegee Airmen (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The story and battles of a group of African American pilots who overcame racist opposition on their own side to become some of the finest fighter pilots of World War II.
 
81.
The Tuskegee Airmen (1995 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The true story of how a group of African American pilots overcame racist opposition to become one of the finest US fighter groups in World War II (106 mins.)
 
82.
By Dawn's Early Light (1990 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The crew of a nuclear bomber attack the Soviet Union while the President of the United States tries... (100 mins.)
Director: Jack Sholder
 
83.
We Are Marshall (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
When a plane crash claims the lives of members of the Marshall University football team and some of its fans, the team's new coach and his surviving players try to keep the football program alive. (131 mins.)
Director: McG
 
84.
Wing and a Prayer (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
An aircraft carrier is sent on a decoy mission around the Pacific, with orders to avoid combat, thus... (97 mins.)
Director: Henry Hathaway
 
85.
In Harm's Way (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A naval officer reprimanded after Pearl Harbor is later promoted to rear admiral and gets a second chance to prove himself against the Japanese. (165 mins.)
Director: Otto Preminger
 
86.
Breaking the Sound Barrier (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Fictionalized story of British aerospace engineers solving the problem of supersonic flight. (118 mins.)
Director: David Lean
 
87.
The Bridges at Toko-Ri (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Set during the Korean War, a Navy fighter pilot must come to terms with with his own ambivalence towards the war and the fear of having to bomb a set of highly defended bridges. The ending of this grim war drama is all tension. (102 mins.)
Director: Mark Robson
 
88.
Ekipazh (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Story of the lives of three Soviet pilots who are united by disaster in a small town in the mountains. (144 mins.)
Director: Aleksandr Mitta
 
89.
Luxury Planes (2003 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Discover the elite, the ultimate and the super luxurious in personal jet aircraft. From the manufacturing... (60 mins.)
 
90.
Flat Top (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
During the Korean War, aboard the U.S.S. Princeton, Navy Commander Dan Collier reminisces about his first assignment on the same aircraft carrier in the war against Japan. (83 mins.)
Director: Lesley Selander
 
91.
Murphy's War (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A lone survivor from a British naval ship is obsessed with getting revenge on a German U-boat crew that massacred his shipmates in the water. (107 mins.)
Director: Peter Yates
 
92.
Around the World in Eighty Days (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A Victorian Englishman bets that with the new steamships and railways he can do what the title says. (175 mins.)
 
93.
Dark Star (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
In the far reaches of space, a small crew, 20 years into their solitary mission, find things beginning to go hilariously wrong. (83 mins.)
Director: John Carpenter
 
94.
Final Destination (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
After a teenager has a terrifying vision of him and his friends dying in a plane crash, he prevents the accident only to have Death hunt them down, one by one. (98 mins.)
Director: James Wong
 
95.
The Purple Plain (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
After losing his bride in a Luftwaffe air raid, bomber pilot Forrester becomes a solitary killing machine... (97 mins.)
Director: Robert Parrish
 
96.
Angels One Five (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
The story of an RAF fighter squadron at the height of the Battle of Britain. (98 mins.)
 
97.
Darling Lili (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Set during WWI, this movie is a cute spin on the Mata Hari legend. (136 mins.)
Director: Blake Edwards
 
98.
Aerial Gunner (1943)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Old rivals are pitted against each other in basic training and fight for the same woman. (78 mins.)
Director: William H. Pine
 
99.
The Big Lift (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Experiences of two Air Force sergeants during the 1948 Berlin Airlift. (120 mins.)
Director: George Seaton
 
100.
Dive Bomber (1941)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A military surgeon teams with a ranking navy flyer to develop a high-altitude suit which will protect pilots from blacking out when they go into a steep dive. (132 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz