Crafting a solid movie when much of the canvas that can be painted on with drama or comedy is the confined space of an airplane is not easy.
With the Liam Neeson-starring Non-Stop achieving just that (our review lands February 28), we were inspired to think of 10 other movies that take place on a plane that run the gamut.
There’s comedy -- just watch Airplane! online and there’s one -- thrillers, drama, action and even a bit of romance that can be found in a movie at 30,000 feet. One of them even gave us one of the great movie lines ever... check out these Snakes on a Plane quotes!
Click through and see which 11 plane movies we think really get off the ground.