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The Doomsday Flight (1966)

TV Movie  -   -  Thriller  -  13 December 1966 (USA)
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A bomb on board an airliner has an altitude-sensitive trigger. Unless a ransom is paid, it will explode when the plane descends to land.

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Virginia
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Seaton
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Mr. Rierdon
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The Man
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Speedjet messenger
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A bomb is planted on board an airplane, with an altitude-sensitive trigger. It will explode when the plane descends through the altitude of 5,000 feet, unless the ransom demanded is paid. Written by Anonymous

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13 December 1966 (USA)  »

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Der Flug des Schreckens  »

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Special Agent Frank Thompson: [to the man who planted the bomb] Mister, you picked a lousy time to die!
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Spoofed in Airplane II: The Sequel (1982) See more »

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One of the three greatest movies involving an airplane
21 December 1999 | by (Leisenring, Pennsylvania) – See all my reviews

Doomsday Flight, written by the master dramatist Rod Serling, is one of the three best movies ever made involving an airplane flight (Fate is the Hunter and Airport are the others). Very well acted by a non-big name cast including lots of familiar faces.


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