An expatriate Russian dancer is on a plane forced to land on Soviet territory. He is taken to an apartment in which a black American who has married a Russian woman lives with her. He is to become a dancer for the Bolshoi again, but he wishes to escape, but can he trust the American? Written by
John Vogel <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
A real Aer Lingus 747 was used for the air-to-air sequences, and part of the landing, but for the crash, a 707 with an artificial hump was used. See more
When the plane crashes the food cart defies the law of physics. The food cart should gone forward not backwards. See more
[over the P.A
Ladies and gentlemen, may I have your attention, please? This is the Captain speaking. We have developed electrical problems, and we have to land immediately. There is a Soviet military airfield about 75 miles from here...
Where are we? Are we landing?
[Kolya runs to the lavatory to destroy his identity papers
Where are you going?
Nikolai 'Kolya' Rodchenko
What do you mean? We're landing in Russia!
Referenced in Rio
"Passacaglia in C Minor, BWV 582"
Composed by Johann Sebastian Bach
(as J.S. Bach)
Transcription by Michel Colombier See more