• Amelia Earhart: The Final Flight (1994)

Amelia Earhart: The Final Flight

Release Date: 1994

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary

This docudrama chronicles the life and mysterious disappearance of boundary-breaking pilot Amelia Earhart (Diane Keaton). Pushed into the limelight by her husband, publisher George Putnam (Bruce Dern), Earhart is set to become the first person to circumnavigate the globe at the equator. As the publicity mounts behind her fateful 1937 flight, Earhart trains with pilot Paul Mantz (Paul Guilfoyle) and clashes with Putnam over the inclusion of navigator Fred Noonan (Rutger Hauer) on the voyage.

Cast: Diane Keaton, Rutger Hauer, Bruce Dern, Paul Guilfoyle, Denis Arndt, David Carpenter, Diana Bellamy, Heather Lauren Olson

Director: Yves Simoneau

Genres: Biography

Keywords: Mystery, Inspiring, 1930s, Husband, Endearing, Underdog, Los Angeles, Emotional, Quest

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Awards

Nominated Best Performance by an Actress in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Nominated Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie
Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Screen Actors Guild Awards (1995)