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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

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DJ
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Johnny
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Heather Hunkee
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Shaniece
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Billy Hunkee
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Barbara
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Cherry
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Blanca (as Sofia Vergara)
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Storyline

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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The party is nonstop See more »

Genres:

Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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28 May 2004 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Flúgos járat  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$16,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$7,008,711 (USA) (30 May 2004)

Gross:

$13,922,211 (USA) (27 June 2004)
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1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Kevin Hart is shorter than K.D. Aubert. In many scenes Hart had to stand on a box so their height difference wasn't so obvious. See more »

Goofs

When Capt. Mack tells Gaeman to lock the cockpit, he locks all locks. When Nashawn walks in, none of them are locked. See more »

Quotes

Shaniece: When the buzzer pops, nigga, you stop!
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Crazy Credits

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

Connections

Referenced in Everybody Hates Chris: Everybody Hates Malvo (2006) See more »

Soundtracks

Head Bussa
Written by D. Richardson, J. Bing
Performed by Lil Scrappy
Courtesy of Warner Bros. Records Inc.
By Arrangement with Warner Strategic Marketing
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User Reviews

 
Crash and burn
30 May 2004 | by (Houston, Texas) – See all my reviews

I wholeheartedly agree with Greg in Ontario. I saw this movie today with a friend who actually went to the theatre manager afterwards and told him "That was possibly the worst movie I have ever seen." I have seen a LOT of movies with this person, and he's pretty forgiving, so I was actually shocked. (The manager gave him a free pass!)

I was offended by much of the humor in the film (yes, the baked potato scene was on the top of the list!). My friend and I are white and saw the film with a primarily black audience. For awhile I thought, maybe I just don't get this movie because I'm white. Then I realized NO ONE was laughing. The writing was bad; the direction was bad; the timing was almost non-existent.

There were a few funny moments, there was just WAY too much time between them. Even Airplane Two was funnier than this, and that's saying a lot.

I was so dazzled by Snoop Dogg in Starsky and Hutch (as Huggy Bear) that I felt I was sure to enjoy this movie. Nope.

DL Hughley was funny, as usual, but his role was rather small. Tom Arnold had a few funny moments as "the white guy", but most other attempts at humor fell far short of the mark.

Sadly, I was not able to award this film a rating with negative stars.


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