There are few mysteries in the world that have never been solved, and the true crime case involving the disappearance of Malaysian Boeing 777 flight MH370 in 2014 is one such mystery. For those who don’t know, on March 8, 2014, a Malaysian airliner was carrying 227 passengers from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, China. But he never reached his destination and disappeared on the way.
This Netflix documentary covers the details of the mysterious disappearance and the different theories that emerged in the aftermath.
The docu-series is a short 3-episode hour detailing everything known so far about the plane’s disappearance. Throughout the show, those involved in the analysis of the tragedy discuss possible reasons for the disappearance of the plane.
Potential theories include a suicidal pilot, a hijacking by Russian spies, as well as the possibility that North Korea was involved in the disappearance. The show also details the reaction of some family members of missing passengers who are still waiting for their relatives to return after taking a short international flight.
The documentary lacks detail because the actual crime case doesn’t have much to go on. The most emotional parts of the show come from interviews with those family members. As a viewer, your heart aches for these family members of the missing passengers who have no closure years after the tragic event.
The show tries to lay out the various possible scenarios that could have happened with the disappearance of the plane, loosely tying it to another plane tragedy years after the disappearance of MH370.
In this case, the discovery of the plane with its dead passengers underlines the misery of the relatives, who did not even get a chance to bury their loved ones and are still left with uncertainty as to whether these boys and girls died in the crash. . There has been talk of potential plane parts being found in the Indian Ocean, but this is still speculation as most of the plane.
It is natural for people to expect results from an event in order to move on. But there is nothing like the family of the missing passengers. You go into documentaries expecting answers, only to be confronted by researchers with potential theories about what happened on that fateful day 9 years ago.
The series ends with family members saying they are still searching for answers and will continue to search for their loved ones no matter how long it takes, making the incident even more heartbreaking.