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2nd July 1980
1h 28m
Jerry Zucker, Jim Abrahams +1 More

Airplane! is a 1980 Comedy Mishaps and Misadventures film released on 2nd July; Jerry Zucker, Jim Abrahams and David Zucker directed the film which stars Lloyd Bridges, Jonathan Banks, and Kenneth Tobey. A sequel, Airplane II: The Sequel, was released in 1982. The film was a box office success, earning a profit of $79,953,539 on its budget.

Rotten Tomatoes

An ex-fighter pilot forced to take over the controls of an airliner when the flight crew succumbs to food poisoning.

If you started watching this film now, it would finish at approximately 4:06pm.

Cast (65)

Lloyd Bridges's profile Lloyd Bridges
Age at Filming ≈ 66
Jonathan Banks's profile Jonathan Banks
Age at Filming ≈ 32
Kenneth Tobey's profile Kenneth Tobey
Age at Filming ≈ 62
Julie Hagerty's profile Julie Hagerty
Age at Filming ≈ 24
Nicholas Pryor's profile Nicholas Pryor
Age at Filming ≈ 44
Peter Graves's profile Peter Graves
Age at Filming ≈ 53
Gregory Itzin's profile Gregory Itzin
Age at Filming ≈ 31
Robert Hays's profile Robert Hays
Age at Filming ≈ 32
John O'Leary
Age at Filming ≈ 53
Robert Stack's profile Robert Stack
Age at Filming ≈ 60
Jimmie Walker
Age at Filming ≈ 32
Cyril O'Reilly's profile Cyril O'Reilly
Age at Filming ≈ 21
Kitten Natividad's profile Kitten Natividad
Age at Filming ≈ 31
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Age at Filming ≈ 32
Al White's profile Al White
Age at Filming ≈ 37
Lee Bryant's profile Lee Bryant
Age at Filming ≈ 34
David Leisure's profile David Leisure
Age at Filming ≈ 29
Ethel Merman's profile Ethel Merman
Age at Filming ≈ 71
Conrad E. Palmisano's profile Conrad E. Palmisano
Age at Filming ≈ 31
Herb Voland
Age at Filming ≈ 61
Michelle Stacy
Age at Filming ≈ 11
Jason Wingreen
Age at Filming ≈ 59
David Hollander
Age at Filming ≈ 10
Charlotte Zucker
Age at Filming ≈ 58
Frank Ashmore's profile Frank Ashmore
Age at Filming ≈ 34
Barbara Billingsley's profile Barbara Billingsley
Age at Filming ≈ 64
Rossie Harris
Age at Filming ≈ 10
Barbara Stuart
Age at Filming ≈ 49
David Zucker
Age at Filming ≈ 32
William Tregoe
Age at Filming ≈ 58
Jim Abrahams
Age at Filming ≈ 35
Stephen Stucker
Age at Filming ≈ 32
Ann Nelson
Age at Filming ≈ 63
Ted Chapman
Age at Filming ≈ 56
Maureen McGovern
Age at Filming ≈ 30
Jerry Zucker
Age at Filming ≈ 29
Lorna Patterson
Age at Filming ≈ 23
Jill Whelan
Age at Filming ≈ 13
James Hong's profile James Hong
Age at Filming ≈ 50

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Updated: 23rd Jan 2024, 4:37pm

Production Companies

Howard W. Koch Productions

Connected Films

Airplane II: The Sequel poster
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Airplane! Stats

Cast Age

Estimated Ages At Time of Filming

5% 0-12
2% 13-19
8% 20-29
22% 30-39
3% 40-49
11% 50-59
9% 60-69
2% 70-79
40% Unknown

Cast Genders

Who Is Most Represented

32% Female
68% Male

Good/Bad Characters

More Heroes of Villains?

100% Unknown

Character Types

What Characters Feature

100% Unknown

Airplane! FAQ

When was Airplane! released?

Airplane! was released on Wednesday July 2nd, 1980.

How much did Airplane! cost to make?

The budget was $3,500,000.

How much money did Airplane! make?

The worldwide revenue was $83,453,539.

Is Airplane! on Netflix?

No, Airplane! is not currently available on Netflix in the United States

Is Airplane! on Amazon Prime?

Yes, Airplane! is currently available on Amazon Prime in the United States

Is Airplane! on Disney Plus?

No, Airplane! is not currently available on Disney+ in the United States