Jet Storm

Jet Storm

Cy Endfield (1959)

PG Certificate


Our Score
On a plane to New York, Richard Attenborough accuses a fellow passenger of killing his daughter in a hit-and-run accident. When Captain Stanley Baker investigates, it emerges that Attenborough has planted a bomb on board. Cue general hysteria. Despite the other flyers' inevitable mini-dramas - David Kossoff's Holocaust survivor, for instance - this is a star turn for Attenborough, who brings a convincing complexity to the role of bomber and bereft father. The film's constant moralising and eventual payoff are hard to swallow, however.


A routine flight to New York is beset by problems when a passenger reveals he has planted a bomb on board. Thriller, starring Richard Attenborough, Harry Secombe and Stanley Baker.

Cast & Crew

Actor Richard Attenborough
Actor Stanley Baker
Actor Hermione Baddeley
Actor Bernard Braden
Director Cy Endfield

Other Information

Language: EnglishBlack and whiteTheatrical distributor: British Lion Film Corp LtdAvailable on: DVD