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  1. The 25 Greatest Disaster Movies of All TimeFrom Titanic to Only the Brave.
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    Harrison Ford Will Keep His License After Airplane Landing IncidentFord inadvertently landed on an active taxiway rather than his assigned runway on February 13.
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    ‘Schmuck’ Harrison Ford Says He ‘Got Distracted’ During His Plane IncidentSurely you can’t be serious.
  4. 100 jokes
    Airplane!’s Creators Reveal the Origins of ‘Don’t Call Me Shirley’It may have saved the entire production.
  5. Check Out ‘The A.V. Club’s Oral History of ‘Airplane!’To celebrate the 35th anniversary of Airplane! this year, The A.V. Club has a new oral history out today on the film’s origins, casting, […]
  6. The 20 Best Comedy Movies of All TimeThe funniest movies tend to burrow into our brains like no other form of popular entertainment. Through repeated viewings and earworm quotes, […]
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    A Timeline of the Malaysian Government’s Many, Many MH370 Screw-UpsA Keystone Cops routine in the midst of a tragedy. 
  8. across the streaming-verse
    Best of Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu Streaming: Airplane MoviesYou can watch these airplane-related films online nonstop.
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    Port Authority Wants to Fine Fliers for Using Cell PhonesCall it “The Baldwin Ultimatum.”
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    Banana Republic Attempts to Outdo Chanel’s Plane ShowBecause Banana Republic’s plane will be in the air.
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    Chanel Was Not the First Label to Hold a Fashion Show on a PlaneSee a photo of one from the year 1930.
  12. Fred Willard Charmingly Recounts Turning Down a Role in Airplane!In a wonderful interview with the always-charming Fred Willard, Vulture talked to him about roles he regrets turning down. And, well, this is […]
  13. the vulture transcript
    The Vulture Transcript: Fred Willard Takes Us Through His Career in the Most Delightfully Willardian WayHe’s got stories about the Christopher Guest movies, ‘Salem’s Lot,’ and mistakenly turning down ‘Airplane!’
  14. David Zucker’s Tribute to Leslie NielsenDavid Zucker, who, along with his brother Jerry and Jim Abrahams, cast Leslie Nielsen in his first comedic role in Airplane!, penned a great […]
  15. Leslie Nielsen Dies at Age 84 Leslie Nielsen, one of the great deadpan comedic actors of the 20th century, died yesterday at age 84.Mr. Nielsen, a tall man with a […]
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    Naked Gun’s Leslie Nielsen Dead at 84Sad things.
  17. obits
    Actor Peter Graves Is Dead at 83Graves was most famous for his roles in ‘Airplane!’ and the TV series ‘Mission: Impossible.’
  18. Curb Your Enthusiasm Season 7 Promo Poster: Airplane Homage or Rip-off?You make the call!