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Miracle Landing (1990)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  11 February 1990 (USA)
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A passenger jet loses a portion of its fuselage in flight over Hawaii and is forced to make an emergency landing.

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Mimi Tompkins
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Bob Schornstheimer
Ana Alicia ...
Michelle Honda (as Ana-Alicia)
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C.B. Lansing
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B.J. Cocker
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Ed Meyer, Maui Tower Supervisor
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Rick, Maui Tower Operator
Jeff Allin ...
Jeff Thomas
Kathleen Bailey ...
Cindy Thomas
James Grant Benton ...
Kapali
Ray Bumatai ...
Gilbert Kili Honda
Glenn Cannon ...
Roy Wesler
David S. Cass Sr. ...
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Gail Kornberg
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Sonny Tompkins
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"Miss, what's that?" the kid asked the stewardess, pointing to a small crack that he noticed in celing above him. At that point, the crack widens and the entire roof of the airplane is ripped off. Based on a true story. Written by Kevin Soucy <serpent2@ix.netcom.com>

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11 February 1990 (USA)  »

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Aterrizaje milagroso  »

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In real life, an FAA air traffic controller was in the flight deck jumpseat. This was not depicted in the movie. See more »

Goofs

In the beginning of the movie, while in the simulator, a "rapid decompression" scenario is thrown at the crew. But with clearance to land AND the runway in sight, there's no way they'd be at 8,000 feet (the maximum normal airliner cabin pressure), let alone the 10,000 feet James Cromwell mentions outside the simulator. And as the plane descends toward the airport, the pressure reduces gently anyway to match the ambient air pressure of the destination. See more »

Quotes

Ed Meyer, Maui Tower Supervisor: OK 243, Maui Tower, just to verify, you broke up initially. You do need an ambulance, is that correct?
Mimi Tompkins: They still don't get it! Maui Tower, Paradise 243, affirmative!
Ed Meyer, Maui Tower Supervisor: Roger, how many do you think are injured?
Mimi Tompkins: We have no idea! We are going to need assistance. We cannot communicate with our flight attendants. We are going to need assistance for the passengers when we land.
Ed Meyer, Maui Tower Supervisor: Roger, 243. We have an ambulance on the way.
Mimi Tompkins: I hope he doesn't mean ambulance in the singular.
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Trapper - What Have You Done?
19 November 1998 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

This is an appalling film. Wayne plays a low-rent Charlton Heston (Airport) while Connie Sellecca spends far too long having wind muss up her hair. The reaction from the FBI at the movie's far-less-than-climactic conclusion - a landing of truly miraculous proportions - is hilariously preposterous. Hawaii never looked so awful. Trapper John MacIntyre, what have you done?


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