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Planes: Fire & Rescue (2014)

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When Dusty learns that his engine is damaged and he may never race again, he joins a forest fire and rescue unit to be trained as a firefighter, or else his air strip will be shut down.

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Cast

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Blade Ranger (voice)
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Lil' Dipper (voice)
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Maru (voice)
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Cad (voice)
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Mayday (voice)
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Windlifter (voice)
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Chug (voice)
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Dottie (voice)
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Skipper (voice)
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Leadbottom (voice)
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Sparky (voice)
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Ol' Jammer (voice)
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Dynamite (voice)
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Winnie (voice)
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When world-famous air racer Dusty learns that his engine is damaged and he may never race again, he must shift gears and is launched into the world of aerial firefighting. Dusty joins forces with veteran fire and rescue helicopter Blade Ranger and his team, a bunch of all-terrain vehicles known as The Smokejumpers. Together, the fearless team battles a massive wildfire, and Dusty learns what it takes to become a true hero. Written by Walt Disney

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When others fly out, heroes fly in.


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Rated PG for action and some peril | See all certifications »

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18 July 2014 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Planes 2  »

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Budget:

$50,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$17,509,407 (USA) (18 July 2014)

Gross:

$59,157,732 (USA) (7 November 2014)
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Trivia

The character Cad Spinner is modeled after a Cadillac Escalade SUV. The character Secretary of the Interior is modeled after an International Scout SUV. See more »

Goofs

Near the end of the film when Dusty's engine seizes due to being redlined, various cockpit instruments and warning lights are shown. During this sequence, a number of gauges are shown failing, including the oil pressure dropping, however, the engine rpm gauge can clearly be seen still at maximum even though the engine has stopped. See more »

Quotes

Dusty Crophopper: [after Windlifter tells his story about Coyote] You had me up to the point where he eats his own tires.
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Connections

Spoofs The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas (1982) See more »

Soundtracks

Runway Romance
Written by Roberts Gannaway and Danny Jacob
Performed by Brad Paisley
Produced by Luke Wooten and Brad Paisley
Associate Producer Kendal Marcy
Brad Paisley Appears Courtesy of Arista nashville
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Fly Away
23 July 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Planes: Fire and Rescue is about second chances. Dusty is a hot shot plane until one day he is at a crossroads in life, so he decides to join the world of fire rescue. Filled with a cast of fun characters this movie touts on bravery and the forgotten machines that protect us during unexpected natural disasters. In this case it is fire. There is a little bit for everyone, excitement, romance, and team work. This movie is cute and has a fun story line. The animated characters give a reality to the behind the scenes of fire fighting. It also gives you a boast on the optimism of new opportunities. No matter what happens you are able to reinvent yourself and be a part of the team. Colorful and enigmatic Planes: Fire & Rescue make you ready to take on a life of adventure.


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