• Airport '77 (2006)

Airport '77

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: Thriller , Action

Production Co: Universal/Universal Int

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

Similar Movies

The Towering Inferno
The Towering Inferno

Classic 1970s disaster movie about a fire that breaks out in a state-of-the-art San Francisco high-rise building during the opening ceremony attended by a host of A-list guests. An overworked fire chi...

Stream Online
Crisis in Mid-Air
Crisis in Mid-Air

An air-traffic controller (George Peppard) blamed for a midair collision tries to head off another disaster.

The Poseidon Adventure
The Poseidon Adventure

En route from New York City to Greece on New Year's Eve, majestic passenger ship the S.S. Poseidon is overtaken by a tidal wave. With the captain (Leslie Nielsen) dead, surviving passengers, including...

Stream Online


Nominated Costume Design
Nominated Art Direction