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Final Destination (2000)

R  |   |  Horror, Thriller  |  17 March 2000 (USA)
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After a teenager has a terrifying vision of him and his friends dying in a plane crash, he prevents the accident only to have Death hunt them down, one by one.

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Alex is boarding his plane to France on a school trip, when he suddenly gets a premonition that the plane will explode. When Alex and a group of students are thrown off the plane, to their horror, the plane does in fact explode. Alex must now work out Death's plan, as each of the surviving students falls victim. Whilst preventing the worst from happening, Alex must also dodge the FBI, which believes Alex caused the explosion. Written by simon

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Rated R for violence and terror, and for language | See all certifications »

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$23,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$10,015,822 (USA) (17 March 2000)

Gross:

£10,218,118 (UK) (1 September 2000)
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In the opening scene, Devon Sawa (Alex) was supposed to pretend to be asleep. He actually fell asleep for four hours. See more »

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At the airport, the French teacher addresses the students with "écoutez, les enfants!", which means "listen up, children". No French speaking person would ever address 16-18 years old with "enfants", "enfant" meaning a (little) child up to perhaps ten or maybe twelve years at the most. See more »

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Clear Rivers: When I was a kid, like six or seven, I used to worry so much about my parents dying. Lying awake at night, just worrying.
Alex Browning: Most kids do, I guess.
Clear Rivers: Most kids never have it happen.
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No one can escape from death.
10 November 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Aren't we all afraid to die? In this film, teens get on a plane for a high school trip to Paris.

While on the plane, one teen had a premonition of something bad happening to the plane and everyone on the plane would die.

He prevented it by getting off the plane with five of his classmates.

It didn't stop the plane from taking off with the rest of his classmates and they ended up dying on the plane.

The truth is you can't cheat death.

Now death is going to hunt them down one by one.

The death scenes in this movie are unique, intriguing and frightening.

Through out the whole film, the movie is suspenseful and unpredictable. I'd highly recommend this movie to anyone.

This is a chilling first class edge of your seat thriller.


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