7 Most Intense Plane Crash Movies

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Final Destination (2000)

A suspenseful horror film, "Final Destination" explores the chilling idea of escaping a plane crash, only to face the relentless pursuit of death as fate catches up with the survivors.

Cast Away (2000)

Tom Hanks delivers a riveting performance in "Cast Away," where a plane crash strands him on a deserted island, testing his resilience and survival instincts in an emotionally intense story of isolation.

Sully: Miracle On The Hudson (2016)

Directed by Clint Eastwood, "Sully" portrays the gripping true story of Captain Chesley Sullenberger's miraculous Hudson River landing, focusing on the investigation and the human element of heroism.

World War Z (2013)

While not solely centered on a plane crash, "World War Z" features intense scenes of aerial chaos as the world grapples with a zombie pandemic, creating pulse-pounding moments of global catastrophe.

Non-Stop (2014)

Starring Liam Neeson, "Non-Stop" transforms a routine flight into a suspenseful thriller as an air marshal races against time to identify a mysterious hijacker, escalating tension with each unexpected twist.

Airplane (1980)

A classic comedy, "Airplane" hilariously parodies the disaster film genre, infusing absurd humor into the chaos of a troubled flight, delivering iconic lines and memorable moments.

Flight (2012)

Denzel Washington stars in "Flight," portraying a pilot grappling with personal demons after miraculously crash-landing a malfunctioning plane, exploring the aftermath and the complexities of heroism under scrutiny.