R | | Drama, History, Thriller
A real-time account of the events on United Flight 93, one of the planes hijacked on September 11th, 2001 that crashed near Shanksville, Pennsylvania when passengers foiled the terrorist plot.
The actors who played the hijackers and the actors who played the passengers and crew were kept in separate hotels during filming. They also worked out in separate gyms and did not eat meals together. The director wanted to capture the separation, ... ...
Ahmed Al Haznawi:
Ziad. It's time.
During first officer's pre-flight walk around, the aircraft has Rolls-Royce RB211 engines. In exterior shots, the planes engines alternate between Rolls Royce and Pratt & Whitney. All United 757's have two distinctive Pratt & Whitney 2040 engines.
The very last line of closing credits states that the movie was "not sponsored by, or in any way affiliated with, United Airlines."
English, Arabic, German
€1,017,733 (Germany) (8 January 2006)