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
The war on terror begins with 40 ordinary people.
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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?
The ensemble cast of mainly unknown actors each got studies of their real life United Flight 93 counterparts. Director Paul Greengrass
was then able to partially improvise some of the events for the film. See more
Boston Air Traffic Control Center refers to American Airlines flight 11 and United Airlines flight 175 as 'American eleven' and 'United one seventy-five.' New York Air Traffic Control Center refers to the United flight with 'heavy' succeeding the call-sign, even though both planes are Boeing 767-200s. 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
References A Knight's Tale