Rank: 88/100 in Top Movie 1981 – Race for the Yankee Zephyr: Finding it after four decades is quite a challenge…. but holding onto it is really an adventure!

Movie Synopsis:
In a lake high in the mountains of New Zealand hunter Gibbie Gibson discovers a plane wreck from WW2. When he tells it around, a gang of crooks follows and threatens him and his daughter, because they know there are 50 million dollars in the wreck. Helicopter pilot Barney helps Gibbie against them, risking his life thereby.

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Movie details:

  • Original Title: Race for the Yankee Zephyr
  • Original Language: en
  • Release Date: 1981-11-28
  • Category 1 (Type): Movie
  • Category 2 (Genres): Action Movie, Adventure Movie
  • Category 3 (Year): Movie 1981
  • Adult: FALSE
  • Status: Released
  • Studios (Production Companies): Hemdale Film, Enterprise Films, Pact Productions
  • Production Countries: Australia, New Zealand, United States of America
  • Budget: $0.00
  • Revenue: $0.00
  • Running Time: 108 minutes
  • Director: David Hemmings
  • Actors: Ken Wahl, Lesley Ann Warren, Donald Pleasence, George Peppard, Bruno Lawrence
  • YB100 views Counts: 7
  • YB100 Likes: 2
  • Popularity: 4.279
  • Vote Count: 13
  • Vote Average: 5.5

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