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Turbulent Skies (2010)

Not Rated | | Action, Adventure, Drama | TV Movie 28 February 2010
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A new airplane that's equipped with a new computer that can fly the plane on its own is about to have its first flight. When the son of the owner decides to upload more software, he doesn't... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Casper Van Dien ... Tom Woodard
Brad Dourif ... Richard Devain
Nicole Eggert ... Samantha Woodard
Patrick Muldoon ... Charles Devain
Ted Monte ... First Officer Peterson
Mark Enticknap ... Cooper
Gerald Webb ... General's Second Aide
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Toni Adair Toni Adair ... Betty
Teresa Barbosa Teresa Barbosa ... Melinda
Cal Bartlett ... General Caldwell
Siri Baruc ... Tracey
Stan Bly ... Roger
Jason Cook ... John Wilson
Trish Cook ... TV Reporter
Mark Costello ... Gardner
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A new airplane that's equipped with a new computer that can fly the plane on its own is about to have its first flight. When the son of the owner decides to upload more software, he doesn't bother to check if there are any viruses with it. And he also invites some potential investors to try it. So the plane appears to be working well but suddenly it veers off course and it can't be shut down. When the military learns of this, they fear of something happening over a populated area and decide to shoot it down along with everyone on board. The man who built the computer whose wife is among the passengers thinks if he can get on board so that he might be able to shut it down and regain control of the plane. So the military using a new plane gets him on board. But what he didn't know is that both pilots are incapacitated so there's no one who can fly the plane. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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At 39,000 feet, you're on your own.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 February 2010 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Cielos turbulentos See more »

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Budget:

$2,000,000 (estimated)
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DRO Entertainment, Hybrid See more »
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1.78 : 1 / (high definition)
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airplane disaster movie
28 May 2011 | by robstridSee all my reviews

The reviews for this movie are wholly inaccurate, it wasn't as good as that, Airplane disaster movies are hard to get right and the makers of this one didn't try very hard. The acting is truly dreadful. Possibly because the actors involved thought "thought what's the point? The only way for our careers to survive this load of utter tosh is for it to be totally forgettable" The mistakes are glaring, Push three wires into a hole in the console and hey presto the radio is working again ( I think I saw something similar in an episode of Mr, Bean, and that got a big laugh) Then, with the help of the air traffic controller, a course change, a push down on the yolk , a gear down, ( in fact I'm not sure if he even told her how to put the gear down… he just said…. Put the gear down. ) an unqualified woman flying the plane does a text book landing. This is a movie that is well worth missing.


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