One of two action/adventure movies about sky-diving to make it to the screen within a period of a few weeks, TERMINAL VELOCITY beat the more expensive DROP ZONE to the punch and delivers a surprisingly effective package of spectacular stunts, smarty-pants quips, and breezy, low-budget
In a spectacularly creepy opening sequence, a pretty young woman drives along a deserted road at night, growing increasingly nervous in the darkness. Headlights appear behind her, advancing with unnatural speed and then swooping up and over the car. It's not another automobile behind her, it's a
cargo plane, landing in the middle of nowhere. The young woman returns hom...