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Rated for peril and mild language.

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Plot & Details

Joe Mantegna stars in this action drama in which a wealthy businessman sends his private jet to pick up his 13-year-old daughter and two of his most trusted employees for an important banquet at which he will speak. In transit, the jet is caught in a serious electrical storm that kills the pilot and the other two adults, leaving the girl to try and land the plane with only the radio contact of the air traffic controller to guide her.
  • Genre(s): Action,Drama
  • Run Time: 98min.
  • DVD Release Date: 06/22/1999
  • Director(s): Robert Tinnell
  • Themes: Daring Rescues,Race Against Time,Air Disasters,Fathers and Daughters
  • Tone: Forceful,Menacing,Ominous,Tense,Visceral
  • Country of Origin: USA (zz-zz-1997)
  • Language: English

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