Amelia Earhart was the first woman to receive the U.S. Distinguished Flying Cross, awarded for becoming the first aviatrix to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. She set many other records, wrote best-selling books about her flying experiences and was instrumental in the formation of The Ninety-Nines, an organization for female pilots.Since her mysterious missing in 1937, there were several motion documentation as well as fictional. Below are the TV series and movies which were included her as one of the lead character.
1. Flight for Freedom (1943)
The first movie about her and the storyline was given a fictionalized touch with the outcome was being concluded she was disappeared due to her secret work with US Navy. Amelia Earhart (her name in this movie was change to Tonie Carter) role was played by Rosalind Russell.
2. Amelia Earhart (TV 1976)
This TV drama was released back in 1976 with the role being played Susan Clark.
3. Amelia Earhart: The Final Flight (1994)
In this 1994 movie, Diane Keaton played the role of Amelia Earhart which maintain the original story of her.
4. Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (2009)
This movie franchise of Night at the Museum is not focus on the biography story of Amelia Earhart but rather portraying her fiction character in the movie alongside Lawrence. The role was played by Amy Adams.
5. Amelia (2009)
This 2009 movie was another biography story of Amelia Earhart brought to screen by Hillary Swank with her playing the main role too.
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