Five miles above the earth, an elite team of six men must make an air to air transfer, in order to save 400 lives on board a 747 and 40 million below. Looking for excitement? You've made the right Decision! Producer Joel Silver adds to his string of hit and Stuart Baird, editor of Silver's Lethal Weapon and other action spectaculars, makes a memorable directorial debut on a movie "faster than Speed and more fun than Broken Arrow (Allen Barra, Newhouse Newspapers). Kurt Russell, Steven Seagal, Halle Berry, John Leguizamo and other in a heroic ensemble are on board for first-class thrills. The mission: board a hijacked 747 in midair. Avoid detection. Locate and disable a hair-triggered nerve-toxin bomb that could wipe out the U.S. Eastern Seaboard. Execute a split-second attack that overwhelms the terrorists and safeguards the passengers. Do it all without air-to-ground radio. And do it before an increasingly jittery U.S. military blasts the airliner out of the sky. "I hope there's a good movie on this flight," an antiterrorist operative quips. As it turns out, there's a great one: Executive Decision!

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Executive Decision (1996)

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Action/Adventure/Suspense/Thriller · 2h 13m · 3/15/1996

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Five miles above the earth, an elite team of six men must make an air to air transfer, in order to save 400 lives on board a 747 and 40 million below. Looking for excitement? You've made the right Decision! Producer Joel Silver adds to his string of hit and Stuart Baird, editor of Silver's Lethal Weapon and other action spectaculars, makes a memorable directorial debut on a movie "faster than Speed and more fun than Broken Arrow (Allen Barra, Newhouse Newspapers). Kurt Russell, Steven Seagal, Halle Berry, John Leguizamo and other in a heroic ensemble are on board for first-class thrills. The mission: board a hijacked 747 in midair. Avoid detection. Locate and disable a hair-triggered nerve-toxin bomb that could wipe out the U.S. Eastern Seaboard. Execute a split-second attack that overwhelms the terrorists and safeguards the passengers. Do it all without air-to-ground radio. And do it before an increasingly jittery U.S. military blasts the airliner out of the sky. "I hope there's a good movie on this flight," an antiterrorist operative quips. As it turns out, there's a great one: Executive Decision!

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Companies

Warner Bros., Silver Pictures

Budget

$55,000,000

Revenue

$121,969,216
Cast
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David Suchet

Nagi Hassan
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James C. Victor

Spider
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Maggie Egan

CNN Reporter
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Lance August

American Embassy Duty Officer
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Warren Munson

American Ambassador Donaldson
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John Rixey Moore

Flight Instructor
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Don Fischer

Remora Pilot
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Tim Kelleher

Bulldog
Person Photo

Brad Blaisdell

Beckings Institute Aide
Person Photo

Yvonne Zima

Little Girl
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Will Schaub

Assistant to Senator Mavros
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Gregg Artz

Assistant to Senator Mavros
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Sunni Boswell

Flight Attendant
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Julie Wright

Flight Attendant
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Michael Milhoan

747 First Officer
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Marianne Muellerleile

Diabetic Woman
Person Photo

David Birznieks

Firefighter
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Michelle Boudreau

Party Girl
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Edmond Brown

FBI Agent
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Robert Londberg

Diamond Smuggler
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Jayne Walter

London Hostess
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Ray Baker

747 Captain
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Blair Valk

Yugoslavian Girl
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Joey Naber

Terrorist
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Paul Bollen

Firefighter
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Joe Cook

Chechen
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Todd Jeffries

Collins
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Juan Fernández

London Bomber
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Nick Jameson

London Maitre D'
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Joseph Makkar

Arab Co-Pilot
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Anna Carolina Alvim

Jaffa's Daughter (uncredited)
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Ilia Volok

Chechen
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Jon Huertas

Sammy, Terrorist
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Charles Hallahan

General Sarlow
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Jay Tavare

Nabill
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Monica Huntington

Flight Attendant (uncredited)
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Oliver Platt

Dennis Cahill
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Steven Seagal

Lt. Colonel Austin Travis
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Halle Berry

Jean, Flight Attendant
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John Leguizamo

Captain Rat
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Joe Morton

Sergeant 'Cappy' Matheny
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Ingo Neuhaus

Doc
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J.T. Walsh

Senator Mavros
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Len Cariou

Secretary of Defense Charles White
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Whip Hubley

Sergeant Baker
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Andreas Katsulas

El Sayed Jaffa
Person Photo

Mary Ellen Trainor

Allison, Flight Attendant
Person Photo

B.D. Wong

Sergeant Louie
Person Photo

Kurt Koehler

M.P.
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Paul Collins

Nelson
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Shaun Toub

Terrorist
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Kurt Russell

Dr. David Grant
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Christopher Maher

Kahlil (as Chris Maher)
Person Photo

Granville Hatcher

Ahmed
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William James Jones

Catman
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Robert Apisa

Jean-Paul Demou
Person Photo

Dey Young

Gail
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Majed Ibrahim

Terrorist
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Ken Jenkins

General Wood
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Eugene Roche

Admiral Lewis
Person Photo

Stanley Grover

General Price
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Nicholas Pryor

Secretary of State Jack Douglas
Person Photo

Richard Riehle

Airline Marshal George Edwards
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Jaime Irizarry

Arab Wedding Guest (uncredited)
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Ahmed Ahmed

Terrorist #4
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Marla Maples

Nancy, Flight Attendant (as Marla Maples Trump)
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Damon Lee

Translator
Crew
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John Thomas

Writer
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Stuart Baird

Director
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Jim Thomas

Writer
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Disc Releases
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5/1/2012

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7/26/2011

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Executive Decision

(DVD, Snapper)

8/22/1997

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Executive Decision

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11/9/2010

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10/28/2014

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8/22/1997

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Executive decision

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Disc Title Front Cover

Executive Decision

(DVD)

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