About the film
taiwan modern china 1980s counter-terrorism rescue operation terrorism threat hijacked flight
Code Name : Cougar
Release Date: November 29, 1989
|Production Companies||:||Xi'an Film Studio|
|Director||:||Zhang Yimou, Yang Fengliang|
A commercial airliner on a routine flight between Taipei and Seoul is hijacked and taken to mainland China by the Taiwan Revolutionary Army Front. Chinese authorities cannot seize the plane because of the presence of an important business figure on board, but agree to cooperate with Taiwanese authorities to defuse the tense situation.