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Flight 93 (2006)

TV Movie  |  PG-13  |   |  Action, Crime, Drama  |  30 January 2006 (USA)
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Flight 93 is the story of the heroic passengers that took back their plane in an effort to stop a 9-11 terrorist attack.

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On September 11th 2001, four domestic flights are hijacked by terrorists in the United States of America. After the collision of three against selected targets, the passengers and crew of United Airlines Flight 93 fight against four terrorists to take back the control of the airplane. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Four terrorists wanted to turn flight 93 into a weapon. Forty brave passengers and crew stopped it from reaching its target.


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Rated PG-13 for some violence and emotional depiction of the hijack situation | See all certifications »

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11 septembre - Le détournement du vol 93  »

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In the Stephen King novel Doctor Sleep, he has a character born on the moment of 9/11. He writes America will become a much more suspicious nation following 9/11. He also writes a paranormal group (psychic vampires) called The True Knot live off the steam (emotions) produced by people during 9/11. One of them even has a premonition of 9/11. See more »

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When the pilots are doing the pre-flight checklist, they check the 'Left and Right Electrical Hydraulic Pump' switches twice, for no particular reason. See more »

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(Closing Dedication) This film is dedicated to the passengers and crew of Flight 93, and to their families. See more »

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Never cried as much in my life
30 January 2006 | by (Atlanta, GA) – See all my reviews

This was very well done despite being on a small budget. I was shaking through most of it as I was reliving the experience through the actors and events. The acting and writing was excellent and though the real people surely looked different this movie put faces with the names. The characterizations were done very convincingly and I now want to see photos of the real people to see how well the casting was. I know I will never take for granted my next flight and will be aware of those around me and what they are doing. I found myself wondering during the movie, why hasn't more been done to avenge this day as I still have a empty feeling that those that would attack our country have not been hurt enough for what happened on this day so that they or their children won't attack again. There can be no secret of what happens in the end, but it was very interesting how they figured out what the overheard "Let's roll" quote was for. This movie did make me totally forget everything and I was glued to the television. The "I love you" scenes were nicely done. The movie was not boring, though it could have easily have been. But like the movie "Blackhawk Down" it's a very powerful emotional movie and seeing it more than once can be exhausting, but it's a valuable and enlightening movie and needs to be seen by those that can handle it.


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