Movies That Take Place On An Airplane

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Runway 34 (2022) - Prime Video

A Bollywood thriller directed by Ajay Bahl, which revolves around a hijacking incident aboard an airplane. The film follows the tense and dramatic events that unfold as passengers and crew members attempt to deal with the crisis and ensure the safety of everyone onboard.

Airplane! (1980) - Prime Video Rent

A classic comedy spoofing the disaster film genre, filled with slapstick humor and absurd situations onboard a troubled flight.

Neerja (2016) - Disney+ Hotstar

Based on the true story of Neerja Bhanot, a flight attendant who sacrificed her life to save passengers during the hijacking of Pan Am Flight 73 in 1986. The film portrays Neerja's bravery and selflessness in the face of danger, highlighting her heroic actions during the harrowing ordeal.

Snakes on a Plane (2006) - N/A

An action-horror film where passengers on a flight are terrorized by venomous snakes deliberately released onboard.

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Chor Nikal Ke Bhaaga (2023) - Netflix

A suspenseful thriller that takes flight in the world of hijacking, where a seemingly ordinary love story sparked by a missing vegan meal on an airplane spirals into a high-stakes game of diamonds, deceit, and danger.

United 93 (2006) - Prime Video Rent

A dramatic retelling of the events aboard United Airlines Flight 93, one of the planes hijacked during the September 11 attacks.