20 Movies You Shouldn’t Watch Before Going On Vacation

If you’re flying this holiday season, skip these films featuring spectacular plane crashes … unless you have a parachute in your carry-on bag.

By Audrey Fine

More than 43 million people traveled during the Thanksgiving holiday. Not all of them will board airplanes, but the ones that did are encouraged to guffaw at movies like Let’s Be Cops instead of watching something that includes any sort of in-flight disturbance or disaster. However, if you are planning a winter getaway and have a few extra Xanax and plan to enjoy a few cocktails before boarding, by all means enjoy …

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