Voted "one of the 10 funniest movies ever made" by the American Film Institute, Airplane! is a masterpiece of off-the-wall comedy. Featuring Robert Hays as an ex-fighter pilot forced to take over the controls of an airliner when the flight crew succumbs to food poisoning; Julie Hagerty as his girlfriend/ stewardess/ co-pilot; and a cast of all-stars including Robert Stack, Lloyd Bridges, Peter Graves, Leslie Nielsen, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar…and more! Their hilarious high jinks spook airplane disaster flicks, religious zealots, television commercials, romantic love…the lists whirls by in rapid succession. And the story races from one moment of zany fun to the next!

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Airplane! (1980)

PG

Comedy · 1h 24m · 7/2/1980

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The craziest flight you'll ever take!

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Voted "one of the 10 funniest movies ever made" by the American Film Institute, Airplane! is a masterpiece of off-the-wall comedy. Featuring Robert Hays as an ex-fighter pilot forced to take over the controls of an airliner when the flight crew succumbs to food poisoning; Julie Hagerty as his girlfriend/ stewardess/ co-pilot; and a cast of all-stars including Robert Stack, Lloyd Bridges, Peter Graves, Leslie Nielsen, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar…and more! Their hilarious high jinks spook airplane disaster flicks, religious zealots, television commercials, romantic love…the lists whirls by in rapid succession. And the story races from one moment of zany fun to the next!

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Companies

Paramount Pictures, Howard W. Koch

Budget

$3,500,000

Revenue

$130,000,000
Part Of
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Airplane

Cast
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Roger Murdock (as Kareem Abdul-Jabaar)
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Lloyd Bridges

Steve McCroskey
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Peter Graves

Captain Clarence Oveur
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Julie Hagerty

Elaine Dickinson
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Robert Hays

Ted Striker
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Leslie Nielsen

Dr. Rumack
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Lorna Patterson

Randy
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Robert Stack

Captain Rex Kramer
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Stephen Stucker

Johnny Henshaw-Jacobs
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Otto

Otto
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Jim Abrahams

Religious Zealot #6
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Frank Ashmore

Victor Basta
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Jonathan Banks

Gunderson
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Craig Berenson

Paul Carey
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Barbara Billingsley

Jive Lady
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Lee Bryant

Mrs. Hammen
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Joyce Bulifant

Mrs. Davis
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Mae E. Campbell

Security Lady
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Ted Chapman

Airport Steward
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Jesse Emmett

Man from India
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Norman Alexander Gibbs

First Jive Dude
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Amy Gibson

Soldier's Girl
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Marcy Goldman

Mrs. Geline
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Bob Gorman

Striped Controller (as Bobby Gorman)
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Rossie Harris

Joey
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Maurice Hill

Reporter #3
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David Hollander

Young Boy with Coffee
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James Hong

Japanese General
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Howard Honig

Jack
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Gregory Itzin

Religious Zealot #1
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Howard Jarvis

Man in Taxi
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Michael Laurence

Newscaster
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David Leisure

First Krishna
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Zachary Lewis

Religious Zealot #3
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Barbara Mallory

Religious Zealot #2
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Maureen McGovern

Nun
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Nora Meerbaum

Cocaine Lady
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Mary Mercier

Shirley
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Ethel Merman

Lieutenant Hurwitz
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Len Mooy

Reporter #1
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Ann Nelson

Hanging Lady (as Ann M. Nelson)
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Laura Nix

Mrs. Hurwitz
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John O'Leary

Reporter #2
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Cyril O'Reilly

Soldier
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Bill Porter

Hospital Contortionist
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Nicholas Pryor

Mr. Hammen
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Conrad E. Palmisano

Religious Zealot #4 (as Conrad Palmisano)
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Mallory Sandler

L.A. Ticket Agent
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Michelle Stacy

Young Girl with Coffee
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Robert Starr

Religious Zealot #5
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Barbara Stuart

Mrs. Kramer
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Lee Terri

Mrs. Oveur
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Kenneth Tobey

Air Controller Neubauer
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William Tregoe

Jack Kirkpatrick
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Hatsuo Uda

Japanese Newscaster
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Herb Voland

Air Controller Macias
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Jimmie 'JJ' Walker

Windshield Wiper Man (as Jimmie Walker)
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Jill Whelan

Lisa Davis
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Al White

Second Jive Dude
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John David Wilder

Second Krishna (as John-David Wilder)
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Windy

Horse
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Jason Wingreen

Dr. Brody
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Louise Yaffe

Mrs. Jaffe
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Charlotte Zucker

Make-up Lady
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David Zucker

Ground Crewman #2
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Jerry Zucker

Ground Crewman #1
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William Duell

Reporter #4 (uncredited)
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Herb Vigran

Reporter #5 (uncredited)
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Benjie Bancroft

Reporter (uncredited)
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Larry Blake

Upside-Down Man (uncredited)
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Susan Breslau

Ticket Agent (uncredited)
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Bob Courts

Reporter (uncredited)
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Len Felber

Airport Commuter (uncredited)
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Sig Frohlich

Plane Maintenance Man (uncredited)
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Sandra Lee Gimpel

Girl Scout in Bar (uncredited)
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George Hickman

Passenger (uncredited)
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Leslie Hoffman

Passenger in Terminal (uncredited)
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Bill Kirchenbauer

Captain Geline (uncredited)
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Joyce Mandel

Woman on Flight (uncredited)
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John Marlin

Passenger in Terminal (uncredited)
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Ernesto Molinari

Club Patron (uncredited)
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Paula Marie Moody

Girl Scout in Bar (uncredited)
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Kitten Natividad

Bouncy Topless Woman on Plane (uncredited)
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Robert Nevin

Other Doctor (uncredited)
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Tony Regan

Passenger (uncredited)
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Patrick Reynolds

Third Krishna (uncredited)
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Leoda Richards

Passenger (uncredited)
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Henry Wills

Commuter On Baggage Carousel (uncredited)
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Sally Yarnell

Passenger in Terminal (uncredited)
Crew
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Jim Abrahams

Director
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David Zucker

Director
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Jerry Zucker

Director
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Jim Abrahams

Writer
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David Zucker

Writer
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Jerry Zucker

Writer
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Arthur Hailey

Writer
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John C. Champion

Writer
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Hall Bartlett

Writer
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Joseph F. Biroc

Cinematograpy
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Elmer Bernstein

Music
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Patrick Kennedy

Editor
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Jon Davison

Producer
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