PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
An Eastern European tourist unexpectedly finds himself stranded in JFK airport, and must take up temporary residence there.
Originally, Viktor was going to arrive from Slovenia. It was changed after the advice from Mark Rijavec, the former consul of Republic of Slovenia in the United States. Some people consider Slovenia to be the Switzerland of the Eastern Europe, and he said it wouldn't look credible if a civil war were to start in one of the new members of the European Union.
United Airlines announcing the arrival of Flight 9435 from Beijing. Customer service representative, please report to gate C42.
When Thurman runs out in front of the United 747 to Krakozhia, the plane stops just before a white line painted on the tarmac. In a following scene from a different angle, the plane is well past any white lines. It is possible that it isn't even on the same patch of concrete.
The opening credits are unususally short, with just the studio name and the name of the film.
English, Bulgarian, Spanish, Russian, Mandarin, German, French
$19,053,199 20 June 2004
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