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Everything We Know About the Fatal American Made Plane Crash That Tom Cruise Is Being Partially Blamed For

22 September 2017 7:40 AM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Tom Cruise is known for pushing the limit when it comes to stunts, but now the families of two pilots who died on the set of his film American Made are claiming the actor might have taken things too far.

According to court documents provided to People by The Blast, the estates of the two dead pilots are claiming that Cruise and director Doug Liman’s insistence on filming a “high-risk, action-packed motion picture” contributed to the circumstances that led to the crash.

Here’s everything we know about the fatal accident, the ensuing lawsuits and how Cruise ended up »

- Mike Miller

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Families of pilots killed in American Made plane crash put partial blame on Tom Cruise

21 September 2017 5:12 PM, PDT | avclub.com | See recent The AV Club news »

Two years ago, two pilots—Alan Purwin and Carlos Berl—were killed while working on Tom Cruise’s upcoming film American Made, after their plane crashed in the mountains of Colombia. (A third, pilot Jimmy Lee Greenwood, survived, but was left without feeling in the lower half of his body.) Over the course of the last…

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Tom Cruise's American Made Costar Says Production Was 'Incredible About Safety' Despite Fatal Plane Crash

21 September 2017 2:24 PM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

American Made star Sarah Wright Olsen is opening up to People about the plane crash that killed two stuntmen on the set of the Tom Cruise vehicle.

Although the actress had left the movie’s Columbia set by the time the fatal accident happened, Olsen says she had first-hand experience with how seriously production took safety into consideration. The movie, out Sept. 29, tells the story of Barry Seal, the real-life American pilot who smuggled drugs for Pablo Escobar and his cartel. Olsen plays Seal’s wife Lucy in the film.

“They were incredible about safety from everything that I saw, »

- Ale Russian

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Tom Cruise Partially Blamed For 2015 Plane Crash While Filming ‘American Made’

21 September 2017 9:36 AM, PDT | Uinterview | See recent Uinterview news »

Tom Cruise is named in a lawsuit in which he is partially blamed for a 2015 plane crash on set of American Made. Tom Cruise Partially Responsible For 2015 Plane Crash The families of two pilots who died while filming the movie claim the actor is partly responsible. The estates of Alan Purwin and Carlos Berl, […]

Source: uInterview

The post Tom Cruise Partially Blamed For 2015 Plane Crash While Filming ‘American Made’ appeared first on uInterview. »

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Families Of Pilots Killed During ‘American Made’ Plane Crash Hold Tom Cruise, Director Partially Responsible

20 September 2017 5:41 PM, PDT | ET Canada | See recent ET Canada news »

Two pilots died in a 2015 plane crash while filming a stunt for the upcoming film “American Made”, and the families of the deceased pilots are holding the film’s star, Tom Cruise, partially responsible for their deaths. According to court documents obtained by The Blast, the estates of pilots Alan Purwin and Carlos Berl — […] »

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Tom Cruise Partially Blamed for Plane Crash That Killed Two People on Set of American Made

20 September 2017 1:29 PM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

The families of two men who died following a September 2015 plane crash on the set of American Made claim Tom Cruise is partially to blame for the fatal accident.

Three of the pilots hired for the movie were involved in a plane crash during filming when their twin-engine Piper Smith Aerostar 600 went down in the mountains. Alan Purwin and Carlos Berl died on the scene, while Jimmy Lee Garland was left without feeling in the lower half of his body.

According to new court documents provided to People by The Blast, the estates of Purwin and Berl claim that Cruise »

- Jodi Guglielmi

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Producers of Tom Cruise's 'American Made' Sue Over Fatal Plane Crash

14 September 2017 8:45 AM, PDT | The Hollywood Reporter - Movie News | See recent The Hollywood Reporter - Movie News news »

Just a couple weeks before their new Tom Cruise film comes out in domestic theaters, the producers behind American Made have filed a lawsuit in Georgia federal court over a plane crash during production that killed two individuals.

Cross Creek Pictures, Imagine Entertainment, Quadrant Pictures and Vendian Entertainment are suing S&S Aviation for what happened on Sept. 11, 2015, when, during the making of the film about the C.I.A.-recruited drug runner Barry Seal, a Piper/Smith Aerostar 600 plane crashed in Colombia. Alan Purwin, a helicopter stunt operator, was killed, as was Carlos Berl, an airman. Jimmy Lee Garland, a partner at S&S, was also in the »

- Eriq Gardner

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Producers of Tom Cruise Movie 'American Made' Sue Over Fatal Plane Crash

13 September 2017 6:23 PM, PDT | TMZ | See recent TMZ news »

The production company that is being sued over a fatal plane crash during the filming of Tom Cruise's movie, "American Made" has filed new legal docs, saying the real culprit is the aviation company that didn't properly care for the plane. As we reported, on Sept. 11, 2015, a Piper/Smith Aerostar 600 crashed in Colombia, killing 2 occupants -- American pilot Alan Purwin and Colombian pilot Carlos Berl. A third was seriously injured. The heirs of the »

- TMZ Staff

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Deadly Plane Crash on Set of Tom Cruise Movie: What Really Happened?

21 July 2017 4:20 PM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

After two men died and one was left with physical complications following a September 2015 plane crash on the set of Tom Cruise‘s American Made, new lawsuits are raising questions over who is to blame.

Three of the pilots hired for the movie were involved in a plane crash during filming when their twin-engine Piper Smith Aerostar 600 went down in the mountains. Alan Purwin and Carlos Berl died on the scene, while Jimmy Lee Garland was left without feeling in the lower half of his body.

Purwin and Berl’s families are both suing the producers of the film — Imagine Entertainment, »

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American Made Trailer Has Tom Cruise Going Deep Undercover

5 June 2017 9:55 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Universal Pictures has released the first trailer for American Made, formerly known as Mena, which stars Tom Cruise in this drama based on an incredible true story. Along with the new trailer, Universal has released the first poster and photos featuring Tom Cruise, Domhnall Gleeson and Sarah Wright. This drama could very well shape up to be the first big hit of the fall movie season, arriving in theaters September 29.

In Universal Pictures' American Made, Tom Cruise reunites with his Edge of Tomorrow director, Doug Liman (The Bourne Identity, Mr. and Mrs. Smith), in this international escapade based on the outrageous (and real) exploits of a hustler and pilot unexpectedly recruited by the CIA to run one of the biggest covert operations in U.S. history. Barry Seal was formerly a pilot for Twa before he was fired by the company in 1974. He began smuggling drugs for the Medell »

- MovieWeb

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