On September 11, 2001, two American Airlines and two United Airlines domestic U.S. flights are hijacked by terrorists. After the collision of two planes against the World Trade Center and one against the Pentagon, the passengers and crew of United Flight 93 decide to struggle against the four terrorists to take back the control of the airplane. Written by
Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
On September 11th, one of our darkest days in our history, 40 ordinary people sat down as strangers, and stood up as one.
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Motion Picture Rating
Rated R for language, and some intense sequences of terror and violence (appeal planned)
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Did You Know?
Initial screenings ended with the closing credits line "America's war on terror had begun." In the release version, it was replaced with "Dedicated to the memory of all those who lost their lives on September 11, 2001." See more
In the film, Marion R. Britton hands her cell phone to fellow passenger Honor Elizabeth Waino before the passengers try to take back the plane. In real life, Lauren Grandcolas gave Waino her phone so she could call her mother. See more
Ahmed Al Haznawi
Ziad. It's time.
The very last line of closing credits states that the movie was "not sponsored by, or in any way affiliated with, United Airlines." See more
Spoofed in 2007 MTV Movie Awards