R | | Drama, Thriller
An airline pilot saves almost all his passengers on his malfunctioning airliner which eventually crashed, but an investigation into the accident reveals something troubling.
When the audience is first introduced to John Goodman's character, he is listening to "Sympathy For The Devil." This song also appeared in Fallen (1998), which also starred Denzel Washington and Goodman.
Honey, could you hustle us up a couple of daiquiris and a cocktail weenie? On second thought, just bring the booze, I brought my own weenie. Oh, she's offended. And she should be. I'm a pig. And I hate me. That's what we have in common, nurse Rached...
Captain Whitaker asks his co-pilot to switch controls to manual and calls the handle to do so "red". The handle shown is yellow.
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