What's it about?
A ex-fighter pilot is forced to take over the controls of an airliner when the flight crew succumbs to food poisoning.
Why do we love it?
A true comic classic, Airplane! throws a hundred jokes a minute at the audience making for a hilarious film full of iconic lines and memorable moments. Embracing its own insanity, it cements itself as one of the greats - a homage to comedies that came before but setting the stage for those to follow.
Who's in it?
Robert Hays- Ted Striker
Leslie Nielsen - Dr. Rumack
Julie Hagerty- Elaine
Who made it?
David Zucker - Writer & Director
Jerry Zucker - Writer & Director
Jim Abrahams - Writer & Director
Where can I watch it?
Find out where you stream, rent or buy Airplane! at JustWatch
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