The Hangar Movie Night

We will be hosting Movie Nights the second Thursday of each month from October through to May. Each movie begins at 7:00pm. Supported by the donations of attendees.

 

January 12, 2017

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The Magic of Flight

1800 Seconds Chasing Canada's Snowbirds

The Magic of Flight, narrated by Tom Selleck, utilizes the US Navy's Blue Angels to present a multi-faceted look at flight. Chapters include the Wright Brothers, How Birds Fly, Aircraft Carrier Operations, Sean Tucker Stunt Flying, Airshows, and the Blue Angels.

1800 Seconrds Chasing Canada's Snowbirds takes you behind the scenes showing training rooms, hangars, briefings, backstage at airshows and most importantly: the cockpit. We see how each of the 1800 seconds of the show is broken down and rehersed.

 

February 9, 2017

Behind Enemy Lines (20th Century Fox) 2001, Colour, 146 Minutes

A Navy navigator is shot down during a recon mission over Bosnia. He must fight to stay alive and evade hostile Serbian forces. With time running out, his commanding officer risks everything by launching a renegade rescue mission against strict NATO directives.

 

March 9, 2017

The Red Baron (Der Rote Baron) 2008, Colour, 129 Minutes

This movie is a German biopic loosely based on the First World War fighter ace Manfred Von Richthofen who is the most feared and celebrated pilot of the German Air Force. To him and his fellow pilots, air combats are events of a sporting nature. He was nicknamed the Red Baron by friend and foe alike.

 

April 13, 2017

On Canadian Wings (DND) 1999, Colour, 115 Minutes

This DVD is the definitive history of military aviation in Canada. This fascinating series features dramatic in-flight footage and some unseen historic footage from Canadian operations around the world. Starting with Canada's first flight, it progresses through WWI, Birth of the RCAF, WWII, the Cold War, and ends with a look to the future.

 

May 11, 2017

Black Hawk Down (Columbia Pictures) 2001, Colour, 144 Minutes

Winner of two Oscars, Black Hawk Down tells the story of a near disastrous mission in Somalia on October 3, 1993 to capture two top lieutenants of a renegade warlord. Dropped into the capital city of Mogadishu these soldiers find themselves in a desparate battle with a large force of heavily armed Somalis resulting in the destruction of two US Black Hawk helicopters.