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True story recounting the crash of Eastern Airlines flight 401, which crashed in the Everglades while on approach to Miami in December 1972. Accurate in many respects, the movie goes through the events leading up to the crash, the crash itself, and the rescue effort afterwards.

  1. Barry Shear


Top Billed Cast

  1. William Shatner

    William Shatner

    Carl Tobias

  2. Adrienne Barbeau

    Adrienne Barbeau

    Veronica Daniels

  3. Brooke Bundy

    Brooke Bundy

    Camille Lawrence

  4. Christopher Connelly

    Christopher Connelly

    Mike Tagliarino

  5. Lorraine Gary

    Lorraine Gary

    Emily Mulwray

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The Crash of Flight 401


Status Released

Release Information

  • October 28, 1978


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 35m

Budget -

Revenue -



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