‘Airplane!’ is still funny in ‘Don’t Call Me Shirley! Edition’ DVD

[rating=4]Starring: Robert Hays, Julie Hagerty, Lloyd Bridges, Leslie Nielsen, Robert Stack, Peter Graves, Lorna Patterson
Director(s): Jim Abrahams, David Zucker, Jerry Zucker
Writer(s): Jim Abrahams, David Zucker, Jerry Zucker

Julie Hagerty (right) co-stars in 'Airplane!'
Julie Hagerty (right) co-stars in ‘Airplane!’

Regardless of the up and down successes of their following movies, Jim Abrahams, David Zucker and Jerry Zucker created a bonafide classic with Airplane!. This unique comedy was starkly different than any other that had come before it, loaded with gags in nearly ever frame. So loaded that if you don’t laugh at one gag, just wait, because another will arrive in about five seconds.

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