Fact based story set in Saigon in April, 1975 shortly after the US combat troops have withdrawn and immediately before the Communist forces over run the city. American citizens try to help ... See full summary »


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Credited cast:
Larry Rose
Tra Duong
Capt. Bob Berg
Dan Hood
Bradford English ...
Joseph Hieu
Insp. Quang
Jim Eckes
Al Topping
Brad Kerner
Batauan Lee
Elizabeth Lindsey


Fact based story set in Saigon in April, 1975 shortly after the US combat troops have withdrawn and immediately before the Communist forces over run the city. American citizens try to help South Vietnamese refugees escape on the last commercial flight that will be permitted to leave the city. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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refugee | vietnam war | vietnam | See All (3) »



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Rated PG for mild language and thematic elements | See all certifications »




Release Date:

22 May 1990 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Az utolsó légijárat  »

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1.33 : 1
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The real plane used for the last Pan Am flight out of Saigon was actually a Boeing 747 and not a Lockheed Tristar. See more »

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30 January 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

My review is biased since my grandfather was the real life pilot of the Last Flight Out. It's a good made for TV movie with some modification as Hollywood does to most stories. They changed the roles that the crew played and from the stories that I've heard from my grandfather, some of the actions taken by the co-pilot were actually his actions. I've heard the real story as told to me by Captain Bob Berg himself. I've met some of the other flight crew in person so this movie holds special significance to me and my family. If you'd like to get an idea of what happened in Saigon right before it fell to communist forces of the north this movie depicts a small portion of that.

All-in-all an OK story with a reasonable depiction of what happened.

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