Rayford Steele is an airline pilot whose relationship with his wife has gone sour;he ponders having an affair with an attractive flight attendant, Hattie Durham. In the midst of a flight to London, a number of their passengers mysteriously disappear, and chaos takes hold as a number of vehicles on the ground and in the air are suddenly unmanned. Meanwhile, Buck Williams, a television journalist, is pondering the rash of sudden disappearances as he works on a report about Dr. Chaim Rosenzweig, an Israeli scientist who has devised a formula that would make any soil on earth easy to cultivate. However, Buck wonders if there's more to Rosenzweig than he first imagined when he discovers the doctor is in cahoots with two multi-millionaires who plan to broker the invention to promote their own agenda of international domination. Written by
In an instant, millions of people vanish. For those left behind, the apocalypse has just begun.
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2 February 2001 (USA)
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Also Known As:
Left Behind: The Movie
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Opening Weekend: CAD 119,711
2 March 2001
Opening Weekend USA: $2,158,780,
4 February 2001, Wide Release
Gross USA: $4,224,065
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Aspect Ratio: 1.33 : 1
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The airport scenes are filmed in a covered walkway called the Skywalk in downtown Toronto. The Skywalk has an access connection to Union Station and stops about 200 feet East of the CN Tower. Rogers Centre (Skydome) is West of the tower See more
The vase (which she had intended to throw at Buck) disappears from Chloe's hands between shots. See more
A guy on the radio quoted a thing from the Bible. You know the story of the two men in the field, one man gets taken and the other's left standing there. Two women in a kitchen, one gets taken, the other's left doing the dishes.
Yeah, but what do all the missing people have in common?
Well, all the kids are gone like the Pied Piper story, but explain the adults.
So something made all children and adults, selected adults, a target.
What, you mean like easier to snatch?
It could be blood ...
The Producers wish to thank: Karll Goodman (who inadvertently vanished during editing) See more
Edited into Left Behind: Like Son
No Fear (Panic in the City)
Written by Clay Crosse
, Regie Hamm, Chuck Butler, & Lyndon Allen
Performed by Clay Crosse See more