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Flight of the Phoenix
Directed by:
John Moore

"Flight of the Phoenix" (also known as "Volo della fenice, Il", "Flug des Phoenix, Der") is an Action/Adventure/Drama/Thriller film directed by John Moore, and written by Scott Frank (screenplay), released on December 17 of 2004 in the USA . Dennis Quaid and Tyrese Gibson are starring, alongside Giovanni Ribisi, Miranda Otto, Tony Curran and Jacob Vargas.

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Who directed "Flight of the Phoenix":

Flight of the Phoenix was directed by John Moore, an Irish actor, director, costume designer, producer, and writer.

Before directing Flight of the Phoenix, John Moore had directed Behind Enemy Lines, released in 2001. Since, he directed The Omen, released in 2006, Max Payne (2008), A Good Day to Die Hard (2013).

When was "Flight of the Phoenix" released:

Flight of the Phoenix was first released on Friday, December 17, 2004, in the United States. Also released on Friday, December 17, 2004 have been Beyond the Sea (dir. Kevin Spacey) and Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (dir. Brad Silberling). This was fourteen (14) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, March 04, 2005 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, May 11, 2005 in France; Thursday, July 07, 2005 in Germany; Friday, April 29, 2005 in Italy; Friday, February 11, 2005 in Spain; Thursday, July 21, 2005 in Australia and on Saturday, April 09, 2005 in Japan.

Who is at the casting of "Flight of the Phoenix":

At the casting of Flight of the Phoenix we find Dennis Quaid, previously seen in The Day After Tomorrow (2004) and The Alamo (2004); Tyrese Gibson (2 Fast 2 Furious (2003), Baby Boy (2001)); Giovanni Ribisi (Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow (2004), Love's Brother (2004)) [ more... ]

  • Tyrese Gibson and Dennis Quaid also worked together in Legion, released in 2010.
  • Dennis Quaid and Jacob Vargas also worked together in Traffic, released in 2000.
  • Jacob Vargas and Tyrese Gibson also worked together in Death Race, released in 2008.

What is the Storyline of "Flight of the Phoenix":

When an Amacor oil rig in the Gobi Desert of Mongolia proves unproductive, Captain Frank Towns (Quaid) and crew chief A.J. (Tyrese Gibson) are sent to shut the operation down. However, on their way to Beijing, a major dust storm rips apart one of their engines, forcing them to crash land their C-119 Flying Boxcar in an uncharted area of the desert. Their cargo consists of used parts and tools from the rig, the rig's crew, and Elliot (Ribisi), a lone drifter. The crash results in Dr. Gerber (Paul Ditchfield) [...]

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