The Best Movies About 9/11

911 movies list includes the movies that deal with the 9/11 tragedy and may be sorted by cast, year, director, or more. From the tragedies incurred on the day of the 9/11 attacks to the aftermath of the residents of the city of New York and the rest of the US, these 9/11 movies chronicle the moods and reactions of citizens of the US and the world after the 9/11 attacks in 2001. There are movies on this list like World Trade Center starring Nicolas Cage or the documentary film Fahrenheit 9/11.

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  • United 93
    1
    David Alan Basche, Richard Bekins, Susan Blommaert
    59 votes
    • Released: 2006
    • Directed by: Paul Greengrass
    On Sept. 11, 2001, terrorists seize control of United Airlines Flight 93 and three other planes. As realization of the imminent horror dawns on passengers, crew and loved ones on the ground, the ...more

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  • 11'09"01 September 11
    2
    Ernest Borgnine, Tanvi Azmi, Akira Emoto
    5 votes
    • Released: 2002
    • Directed by: Alejandro González Iñárritu, Claude Lelouch, Danis Tanović, Ken Loach, Amos Gitai
    11'09"1 September 11 is a 2002 international anthology film composed of 11 contributions from different filmmakers, each from a different country. Each gave their own vision of the events in New York ...more
  • Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close
    3
    Tom Hanks, Sandra Bullock, Thomas Horn
    25 votes
    • Released: 2011
    • Directed by: Stephen Daldry
    Oskar (Thomas Horn), who lost his father (Tom Hanks) in the 9/11 attack on the World Trade Center, is convinced that his dad left a final message for him somewhere in the city. Upon finding a ...more
  • World Trade Center
    4
    Nicolas Cage, Michael Peña, Maggie Gyllenhaal
    83 votes
    • Released: 2006
    • Directed by: Oliver Stone
    Two Port Authority officers, Sgt. John McLoughlin (Nicolas Cage) and Officer Will Jimeno (Michael Peña), become trapped in the rubble of the World Trade Center after going in to help people escape ...more

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