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Happy Flight (2008)

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Etsuko Saito
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Shoji Takahashi
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A great variety of aviation professionals such as pilots, flight attendants, the ground crew, mechanics, dispatchers, controllers, and the bird patrol crew all support a single flight. They have only one mission: to secure the safety of the passengers! Today was supposed to be any other day on the job, departing on schedule and heading safely to Honolulu, but Written by American Film Market

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17 August 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

It would be a mess if all the crew on a jet liner are this inept. They all act like they're fresh out of school. In reality, there's a mixture of experienced, and not so experienced crews on board.

The movie was fun to watch. But it seems like the producers including the director really had to learn the subject that they were not so well prepared to take on. Every scene looked like regurgitating something they've learned from ANA. The airline will be out of business if they had this many problems within 2 hours of the flight.

Saburo Tokito, and Shinobu Terajima was good as the captain and the head cabin attendant. It seem like the movie followed the format of another series "Attention please" staring Aya Ueto. The formula of inept flight attendant(s), and the strict instructor is strait out of that story.

Ittoku Kishibe also was great in his supporting role. If they collected the actors of Tokito, Terajima, and Kishibe's caliber in other roles, this movie would have been better.

Not a bad film, but could have been better. It had a charm of its own, and was worth watching.


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