The Flight of the Phoenix - Movie Synopsis & Plot
After their plane crashes in Mongolia's Gobi Desert, the surviving crew attempts to rebuild a workable plane while braving the heat, sand and tensions that arise.
In this remake of the 1965 James Stewart adventure film, Dennis Quaid stars as Captain Frank Towns, who, along with several other unfortunate people, crash in the middle of the Mongolian desert. Somehow, they manage to build a new plane out of the wreckage and fly to safety, escaping heat, dehydration and violent locals. Read our Flight of the Phoenix, The movie review »