The Unsolved Mystery Continues in ‘I Am DB Cooper’ Doc Film Trailer
by Alex Billington
November 1, 2022
“Oh my god, you’re nonetheless alive!” Gravitas Ventures has unveiled an official trailer for the indie documentary titled I Am DB Cooper, yet one more DB Cooper story concerning the famed “mastermind legal” who hijacked a airplane and jumped out with money within the Seventies. The movie tells the story of hijacker DB Cooper, who stays one of many nice PNW mysteries. It’s half documentary, and half narrative movie with intensive flashbacks / recreations following DB and imagining what he did and the way he obtained away with every thing. There may be additionally a Netflix doc collection this 12 months titled D.B. Cooper: The place Are You?!, inspecting a handful of various potential suspects. This new movie focuses particularly on Rodney Bonnifield, who admits he’s Cooper. So numerous fanatics and bounty hunters attempt to dig up his buried cash. I doubt they’ll discover it, nevertheless it ought to nonetheless be a enjoyable movie to observe them attempt. I’m sure the D.B. Cooper hijack legend will eternally stay an unsolved thriller.
Right here’s the primary official trailer (+ poster) for TJ Regan’s movie I Am DB Cooper, direct from YouTube:
Two bounty hunter brothers encounter an ailing outdated man named Rodney Bonnifield whereas coordinating his bail after a violent encounter on a dairy farm involving a machete. Near his sentencing, he reveals to the bondsmen not solely was he answerable for the infamous DB Cooper airplane hijacking, however the ransom money remains to be buried and he wants their assist digging it up. Now up in opposition to the clock with Rodney’s jail sentence looming, the group set out on a modern-day treasure hunt to get well the cash he buried on the Columbia River 50 years in the past, uncovering weird truths about Rodney Bonnifield and his connection to the one unsolved airplane hijacking in U.S. historical past. This new doc movie I Am DB Cooper is directed by indie filmmaker TJ Regan, his second function after directing Hole Yr beforehand. With writing by Regan and Sharmila Sahni. Produced by Regan, Sharmila Sahni, Corey Molina, and John Miller. Gravitas will debut I Am DB Cooper in choose US theaters + on VOD beginning December ninth, 2022. Who’s to observe?