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Soul Plane (2004)

R | | Comedy | 28 May 2004 (USA)
Things get raucously funny aboard the maiden flight of a black-owned airline, thanks to some last-minute passenger additions.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Heather Hunkee
Billy Hunkee
Blanca (as Sofia Vergara)


Why just fly when you can soar with soul? After a humiliating experience on an airplane, Nashawn Wade sues the airline and is awarded a huge settlement. Determined to make good with the money, Nashawn creates the full service airline of his dreams, complete with sexy stewardesses, funky music, a hot onboard dance club, and a bathroom attendant. Departing from all-new Terminal X in Los Angeles, Soul Plane gives "fly" a whole new meaning taking its passengers on a maiden voyage full of comedy. Written by Anonymous

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong sexual content, language and some drug use | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

28 May 2004 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Flúgos járat  »

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Box Office


$16,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$7,008,711 (USA) (28 May 2004)


$13,922,211 (USA) (25 June 2004)

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1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


The set used for the plane had previously been used for the interior shots of the plane in Lost (2004). See more »


In the terminal, the Hunkees find out that they are the only white passengers on the plane. When Gaemon is asked to return to the cockpit and the gays rush towards it, multiple white priests appear. See more »


Gaeman: Please, man, I...
Captain Mack: What part of "You ain't flying this motherfuckin' plane" don't you understand? Sit the fuck back and enjoy the flight, Idi Amin!
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Crazy Credits

After the credits roll Snoop Dogg says he'll be back for the sequel. See more »


Referenced in Chelsea Lately: Episode #6.93 (2012) See more »


Romeo & Juliet Fantasy Overture
Composed by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (as Peter Tchaikovsky)
Arranged by George Wilson
Courtesy of APM
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User Reviews

25 May 2006 | by (Argentina) – See all my reviews

The title tell s you where its heading. A commercial Hollywood producing with the word 'Soul' says its going to be a parody of Black culture an d characteristics done badly and diluted so as to cash in on mainstream. Result, offend everyone in its morals and production.

Racial stereotypes and black/white culture are embraced rather than dispelled. Tom Arnold definitely steals the show as he is an excellent comedy actor. Some of the jokes are forced. Some awkward moments. Dwayne Adway is a bit weak in the leading role needed to stick to being the straight man. Stewardess Sofia Vergara has landed in this film from being pictured on a footballer's arm. And like Francine Dee (who plays the Chinese stripper here)is another one of the models and women that have appeared as portraits by the GB artist and psychic Stephen Armourae. This film tries to be an Airplane spoof. But that in itself was a spoof. Double negatives don't work well. But it has enough laughs to be worth looking at.

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