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Soul Plane (2004)

R | | Comedy | 28 May 2004 (USA)
Things get raucously funny aboard the maiden flight of a black-owned airline, thanks to some last-minute passenger additions.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Mr. Hunkee
... Nashawn
... Muggsy
... Captain Mack
... Giselle
... Gaeman
... DJ
... Johnny
... Heather Hunkee
... Shaniece
... Jamiqua
... Billy Hunkee
... Barbara
... Cherry
... Blanca (as Sofia Vergara)
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Storyline

Why just fly when you can soar with soul? After a humiliating experience on an airplane, Nashawn Wade sues the airline and is awarded a huge settlement. Determined to make good with the money, Nashawn creates the full service airline of his dreams, complete with sexy stewardesses, funky music, a hot onboard dance club, and a bathroom attendant. Departing from all-new Terminal X in Los Angeles, Soul Plane gives "fly" a whole new meaning taking its passengers on a maiden voyage full of comedy. Written by Anonymous

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The party is nonstop See more »

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Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong sexual content, language and some drug use | See all certifications »

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MGM

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28 May 2004 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Flúgos járat  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$16,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$7,008,711, 30 May 2004, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$13,922,211, 27 June 2004
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

According to Esquire Magazine, Dave Chappelle was offered a role. See more »

Goofs

The center console shows three thrust levers. Boeing 747s have four engines. See more »

Quotes

Captain Mack: Testicles, 1, 2... Testicles, 1, 2.
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Crazy Credits

After the credits roll Snoop Dogg says he'll be back for the sequel. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Supernatural: Sympathy for the Devil (2009) See more »

Soundtracks

Tipsy
Written by J-Kwon (as Jerrell Jones), Capo (as Joe Kent) and Tarboy (as Mark Williams)
Performed by J-Kwon
Courtesy of Arista Records, Inc.
Under license from BMG Film & TV Music
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Crash and burn
30 May 2004 | by See all my reviews

I wholeheartedly agree with Greg in Ontario. I saw this movie today with a friend who actually went to the theatre manager afterwards and told him "That was possibly the worst movie I have ever seen." I have seen a LOT of movies with this person, and he's pretty forgiving, so I was actually shocked. (The manager gave him a free pass!)

I was offended by much of the humor in the film (yes, the baked potato scene was on the top of the list!). My friend and I are white and saw the film with a primarily black audience. For awhile I thought, maybe I just don't get this movie because I'm white. Then I realized NO ONE was laughing. The writing was bad; the direction was bad; the timing was almost non-existent.

There were a few funny moments, there was just WAY too much time between them. Even Airplane Two was funnier than this, and that's saying a lot.

I was so dazzled by Snoop Dogg in Starsky and Hutch (as Huggy Bear) that I felt I was sure to enjoy this movie. Nope.

DL Hughley was funny, as usual, but his role was rather small. Tom Arnold had a few funny moments as "the white guy", but most other attempts at humor fell far short of the mark.

Sadly, I was not able to award this film a rating with negative stars.


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