Air Force One (1997)

R   |    |  Action, Drama, Thriller

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Hijackers seize the plane carrying the President of the United States and his family, but he - an ex-soldier - works from hiding to defeat them.




  • Martin Landau at an event for Air Force One (1997)
  • Frances Fisher at an event for Air Force One (1997)
  • Harrison Ford in Air Force One (1997)
  • Air Force One (1997)
  • Harrison Ford and Gary Oldman in Air Force One (1997)
  • Harrison Ford at an event for Air Force One (1997)

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Cast & Crew

Top Billed Cast


Wolfgang Petersen


Andrew W. Marlowe

Did You Know?


Glenn Close was a last-minute casting decision to play Vice President Kathryn Bennett. Close wore a wig from her own collection during shooting, because her haircut at the time was too short for the role. She only made one objection about her character in the ... ...


Major Perkins: Quick head count! One, two, three, four, five. Move out!


Air Force One takes of from Moscow Sheremetyevo airport. However, it is misspelled as SHEREMET(Y)ESP instead of SHEREMETYEVO (in Cyrillic) on the building near the plane.

Crazy Credits

Jürgen Prochnow plays General Ivan Radek yet in the cast list he is credited as "General Alexander Radek".


Plot Summary

Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Action | Drama | Thriller


Release Date:

25 July 1997


English, Russian

Country of Origin

USA, Germany

Box Office


$85,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$37,132,505 (USA) (27 July 1997)


$172,956,409 (USA)

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