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The Flight of the Phoenix

1965 film by Robert Aldrich

The Flight of the Phoenix

Released 1965 (57 years, 2 months ago)

About The Flight of the Phoenix

The Flight of the Phoenix is a 1965 American drama film starring James Stewart, produced and directed by Robert Aldrich, and based on the 1964 novel The Flight of the Phoenix by Elleston Trevor. The story describes several men struggling to survive their aircraft's emergency landing in the Sahara Desert, and stars Richard Attenborough, Peter Finch, Hardy Krüger and Ernest Borgnine. The ensemble cast includes Ian Bannen, Ronald Fraser, Christian Marquand, Dan Duryea and George Kennedy as other passengers on the aircraft. Though the film was a failure at the box office, it has since gained a cult following.

Cast and crew

Cast and crew listed below. See if you can find out who is who from the stats below.


95 years, 6 months, 9 days


59 years, 3 months, 6 days

Born first

23 January 1907

Died first

7 June 1968

Born last

22 August 1932

Died last

19 January 2022