Air Force One

  • 1997

74 %
76 % Certified Fresh
$ 315 Million

Air Force One is a 1997 English-language Action Drama film written by Andrew W. Marlowe and directed by Wolfgang Petersen and produced by Gail Katz, Jonathan Shestack, Wolfgang Petersen and Armyan Bernstein under the banner of Beacon Pictures in collaboration with Columbia Pictures, Touchstone Pictures and Radiant. The President of the USA goes to Moscow and gives a stirring speech outlining the USA's new Zero-tolerance policy with respect to terrorism. On the flight home, terrorists take over Air Force One (the President's official plane) and take the passengers (including his wife and daughter) hostage. The terrorists plan to execute one hostage every half-hour unless/until their demands are met. However, the President is a former Medal of Honor winner, so the terrorists may be in for a surprise.. Written by Afterburner. Air force one features Harrison Ford in the lead role along with an ensemble cast including Gary Oldman, Wendy Crewson, Paul Guilfoyle, William H. Macy, Liesel Matthews and Dean Stockwell. The music was composed by Jerry Goldsmith. Cinematography was done by Michael Ballhaus and editing by Richard Francis-Bruce. The motion picture has a running time of 124 minutes. It was released on 18th September 1997. The Film was successful at box office. Air Force One was made on a budget of $85 million and it was a super hit at box office gross of $315 million. Distribution rights for the movie were acquired by Sony Pictures Releasing.

Release Date 18 SEP 1997
Budget $ 85 MILLION

English, Russian


Action , Drama , Thriller

Cast & Crew

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  • Armyan Bernstein
    ( Producer )
  • Gail Katz
    ( Producer )
  • Jon Shestack
    ( Producer )
  • Andrew W Marlowe
    ( Writer )
  • Jerry Goldsmith
    ( Music director )