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Release Date: March 20th, 2006

DVD Release Date: May 1st, 2001

PG|1 hr 53 min

Plot Summary
The story about the mid-air hijack of a multi-millionaire's private 747 carrying a collection of priceless works of art. The terrified pilot is forced by the hijackers to fly low to avoid radar detection and, as a result, the plane hits an oil rig and crashes into the sea. As the stricken airliner sinks, its passengers and crew are faced with a nightmare fight for survival.

Cast: Jack Lemmon, Lee Grant, George Kennedy, Brenda Vaccaro, James Stewart, Joseph Cotten, Olivia de Havilland, Darren McGavin

Director: Jerry Jameson

Genres: Action, Thriller

Production Co: Universal/Universal Int

Keywords: Tense, Amusing, 1970s, Escape, Girlfriend, Suspenseful, Rescue


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