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Release Date: April 23, 1999Running Time: 124 mins.
MPAA Rating: RBox Office: $8,406,264.00
Genre: Action, Adaptation, Comedy, Drama, Romance


John Cusack

Billy Bob Thornton

Cate Blanchett

Angelina Jolie

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Nick Falzone is a control freak. An air traffic control freak. He 'pushes tin' at New York's Terminal Radar Approach Control center. Part catacomb, part frat house, TRACON is the chaotic air traffic facility on Long Island that handles up to 7,000 flights a day into and out of the finite airspace above Kennedy, LaGuardia and Newark airports. Nick works the Newark radar scopes, the busiest of them all, and he is the best of the best. That is, until Russell Bell comes to town. After stints in Albuquerque, Phoenix and Denver, Russell--a cross between a motorcycle-riding cowboy and Zen master--has come to New York looking for heavier traffic. Once Russell stood in the turbulence wake of a depart... Full Summary >>