Snakes on a Plane is a 2006 film starring Samuel L. Jackson, Julianna Margulies and Nathan Phillips. A young surfer, Sean (Phillips), witnesses a murder and is pursued by a Korean gangster. Sean boards a plane with an FBI agent, Neville Flynn (Jackson) to Los Angeles. However, the gangster plants a crate of deadly snakes on the plane to assassinate the young witness, where they are released & terrorize the passengers.
The passenger plane used to transport Sean to Los Angeles and the setting for most of the film.