Flight 93 is a 2006 made-for-TV film, directed by Peter Markle, which chronicles the events aboard United Airlines Flight 93 during the September 11 attacks. It premiered January 30, 2006 on the A&E; Network and was re-broadcast several times throughout 2006.
The film focused heavily on eight passengers, namely Todd Beamer, Mark Bingham, Tom Burnett, Jeremy Glick, Lauren Grandcolas, Donald Greene, Nicole Miller, and Honor Elizabeth Wainio. It features small appearances from many other passengers, namely Donald Peterson and his wife, Jean, and also from flight attendant Sandra Bradshaw.
The film was rated PG-13 for some violence and emotional depiction of the hijack situation. The DVD version was released on June 26, 2006.
The film opens early on the morning of September 11, 2001 with First officer LeRoy Homer Jr. getting dressed in the F.A.A. official uniform then kissing his wife and leaving for work then hijackers Ahmed al-Nami and al-Haznawi, United 93's skyjacking ringleader Ziad...