MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 3,156 this week

Turbulence 2: Fear of Flying (1999)

R  |   |  Action, Thriller  |  27 December 1999 (South Korea)
4.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.2/10 from 1,711 users  
Reviews: 29 user | 6 critic

A passenger of a hijacked airliner who happens to be an airplane engineer works to deactivate a chemical weapons bomb after the hijackers kill the pilot and threaten to kill all the passengers on the plane.

Director:

Writers:

(story), (screenplay), 2 more credits »
Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

$0.00 with Prime Instant Video

ON DISC

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 713 titles
created 17 May 2011
 
a list of 96 titles
created 29 Oct 2011
 
a list of 1994 titles
created 31 Jul 2012
 
a list of 33 titles
created 19 Jun 2014
 
a list of 824 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Turbulence 2: Fear of Flying (1999)

Turbulence 2: Fear of Flying (1999) on IMDb 4.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Turbulence 2: Fear of Flying.

User Polls

1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Turbulence I (2011)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

When a failing music venue staffed by fools looks set to close, manager Keith launches a last ditch Battle of the Bands competition. More by accident than by design, musical genius is ... See full summary »

Director: Michael B. Clifford
Stars: David Alwyn, Adrian Banks, Connor Mills
Cabin Pressure (TV Movie 2002)
Drama | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

A fully automated commercial jetliner is prepared to make its maiden voyage. Without an on-flight pilot, the craft relies on satellite linking for its course. But when the plane suddenly ... See full summary »

Director: Alan Simmonds
Stars: Craig Sheffer, Rachel Hayward, Winston Rekert
Panic in the Skies! (TV Movie 1996)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

The cockpit of a Boeing 747 is struck by lightning during takeoff for a flight to Europe, fatally injuring the flight crew. Laurie, the senior flight attendant, enlists the aid of passenger... See full summary »

Director: Paul Ziller
Stars: Kate Jackson, Ed Marinaro, Erik Estrada
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  

When Steve Mitchell is clandestinely sent to the US embassy in Bucharest, Romania to disarm a nuclear bomb that has secretly remained in the building since the end of the Cold War, little ... See full summary »

Director: Gustavo Graef Marino
Stars: Peter Weller, Daryl Hannah, Tom Berenger
True Blue (2001)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Rembrandt Macy (Tom Berenger) is a maverick cop assigned to a case where the primary evidence is a woman's hand found in a pond. Investigators identify the dead, and Macy is lead into a ... See full summary »

Director: J.S. Cardone
Stars: Tom Berenger, Lori Heuring, Pamela Gidley
Turbulence (1997)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

After a shootout on a flight transporting prisoners, a stewardess must outwit a smooth-talking serial killer and land the plane herself.

Director: Robert Butler
Stars: Ray Liotta, Lauren Holly, Brendan Gleeson
Turbulent Skies (TV Movie 2010)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3/10 X  

When a new airplane that's equipped with a new computer that can fly the plane on its own, is about to have its first flight. But the son of the owner decides to upload more software, he ... See full summary »

Director: Fred Olen Ray
Stars: Casper Van Dien, Brad Dourif, Nicole Eggert
Flying Virus (2001)
Action | Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.3/10 X  

A journalist uncovers a government conspiracy to unleash virus-carrying killer bees that could wipe out humanity.

Director: Jeff Hare
Stars: Gabrielle Anwar, Craig Sheffer, Rutger Hauer
Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

When a passenger plane crashes after a bomb scare, there are many unanswered questions, which can only be attributed to "pilot error". The pilot's wife, Diane Halstead, is convinced her ... See full summary »

Director: Philip Saville
Stars: Cheryl Ladd, Jeffrey DeMunn, Frederick Coffin
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

A former policeman-turned college professor of forensics, is asked by a widow to solve the murder of her unfaithful husband and the disappearance of his mistress who may have been linked to some drug dealers.

Director: Salomé Breziner
Stars: Tom Berenger, Valeria Golino, Kari Wuhrer
Air Marshal (2003)
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.6/10 X  

When terrorists hijack a flight, one man must find a way to save everyone on board.

Director: Alain Jakubowicz
Stars: Dean Cochran, Alan Austin, Eli Danker
Watchtower (2002)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

A brother and sister move to a sleepy Oregon town and are befriended by a stranger with a magnetic personality on a summer sabbatical.

Director: George Mihalka
Stars: Tom Berenger, Rachel Hayward, Tygh Runyan
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Martin
...
...
...
Elliot
...
Harold
...
Captain
Paul Jarrett ...
Vaclav
Andrew Kavadas ...
Bell
...
Hazel
...
Mazzo
Tim Henry ...
Dickson
...
Controller
...
Kit
...
...
Stacey
Edit

Storyline

In this action-packed drama, a group of people who have completed a therapy program to overcome their severe fear of flying celebrate with a group flight to L.A. However, they soon discover that there are perfectly good reasons to be afraid of airliners - a group of terrorists hijack the jet, murdering the pilot and threatening to kill all the passengers with chemical weapons. With the captain's chair empty, one of the passengers is forced to bring the plane safely to the ground. Written by Mark Deming

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

They took the wrong flight to cure their fear.

Genres:

Action | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence and brief strong language | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

27 December 1999 (South Korea)  »

Also Known As:

Turbulence II: Fear of Flying  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

When the plane stops at the end of the runway, engines 3 and 4 are running. However, just a few moments earlier, engine 4 was shut down due to low fuel. See more »

Connections

Follows Turbulence (1997) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
I don't believe it!
3 September 2001 | by (london, uk) – See all my reviews

The plot of this film is just so preposterous it makes "Airplane!" look like a slice of gritty realism. Nervous flyers on a plane in a terrible storm with evil European terrorists (no clue as to what their cause was, other than "being evil"), deadly nerve gases, dead cabin crew, drugged ice cubes, gun fights, a missile attack, and an ordinary Joe who has to land the plane (he has a dead wife, and an impossibly cute little son, of course).

As the action lurched from this implausible random plot twist to that piece of clunky, cliche-ridden dialogue, I found myself being charmed by the sheer awfulness of it all.

My favourite part is when a terrorist starts babbling in Czech, and Jennifer Beals offers to try and interpret since she learned a few words of Polish from her Grandmother as a child. Seconds later she is in full swing: "He says that there is a deadly nerve gas in the hold, and he will press the detonator killing everyone within a 5 mile radius"....Whatever did her grandmother talk about all the time that she picked up that vocabulary?


2 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
they should play this as an in-flight movie hypemankenny
Tom Berenger tenfilms-310-186905
Discuss Turbulence 2: Fear of Flying (1999) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?