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Amelia

Amelia is a dramatized biographical film of the life of Amelia Earhart. A look at the life of legendary American pilot Amelia Earhart, who disappeared while flying over the Pacific Ocean in 1937 in an attempt to make a flight around the world.

Amelia Earhart, a Kansas girl, discovers the thrill of aviation at age 23, and within 12 years has progressed to winning the Distinguished Flying Cross for being the first woman to pilot a plane solo across the Atlantic Ocean.

At age 39, she sets out on an attempt to circumnavigate the globe, an adventure that catapults her i...
 
 
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