Airplane! I & II

Airplane! (1980)Airplane! (1980)
Airplane! (1980)

Directors: Jim Abrahams, David Zucker
Writers: Jim Abrahams, David Zucker
Genre: Comedy
Runtime: 84 mins
Language: English
Actors: Robert Hays, Julie Hagerty, Peter Graves, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Lloyd Bridges, Leslie Nielsen, Lorna Patterson, Robert Stack, Stephen Stucker, Frank Ashmore, Jonathan Banks, Craig Berenson

Plot Outline:
An airplane crew takes ill. Surely the only person capable of landing the plane is an ex-pilot afraid to fly. But don't call him Shirley.!

This is a spoof of the airport disaster movies. When the crew of an airplane are struck by some form of virus, the fate of the passengers depends on an ex-war pilot who is the only one able to land the plane safely! The passengers represent a selection of interesting wacky characters who seem to take every word for its literal meaning.

Airplane II - The Sequel (1982)Airplane II - The Sequel (1982)
Airplane II: The Sequel (1982)

Director: Ken Finkleman
Writer: Ken Finkleman
Genre: Comedy
Runtime: 81 mins
Language: English
Actors: Robert Hays, Julie Hagerty, Lloyd Bridges, Chad Everett, Peter Graves, Chuck Connors, William Shatner, Raymond Burr, John Vernon, Stephen Stucker, Kent McCord, James A. Watson Jr., John Dehner, Rip Torn, Sonny Bono

Plot Outline:
A faulty computer causes a passenger space shuttle to head straight for the Sun. Can Ted Striker save the day and get the shuttle back on track--again???

The hero of an unlikely airplane disaster must overcome his own inadequacies, improbable accidents and his former girlfriend in order to save a space shuttle from destruction in this spoof sequel of the disaster parody Airplane!

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