Picture from Flightplan
Overall B

How can you loose a child when you are cruising thousands of feet over the ocean? Although Kyle Pratt (Jodie Foster) doesn't know how it happened, there is one thing she is sure of -- she is not going to stop searching the plane until she finds her daughter (Marlene Lawston).

Violence C
Sexual Content B
Profanity C+
Substance Use B

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for violence and some intense plot material.

Talk to your kids about…


Although air travel has become common in our society, many films still capitalize on the fear of flying. How is the impending disaster in this movie different than some of the earlier airplane films? Why does the script concentrate on these changing perceptions of safety? Are the new fears we face warranted? What can we do to alleviate such concerns?