History Film / AirAmerica

17th Oct '16 4:17:56 AM CumbersomeTercel
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* MinionWithAnFInEvil: Rob Diehl

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* NeverTrustATrailer: The film was sold as a buddy movie, when it's really an anti-war film.
5th Sep '16 7:35:51 AM erforce
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1969: After [[ItMakesSenseInContext buzzing a semi-driver]], radio eye-in-the-sky Billy Covington (Downey) gets stripped of his pilots license. No sooner does this happen than he gets a job offer from Air America, a covert airlift organization operating out of Laos. Once there, he finds the company full of lunatics, with perhaps the looniest being [[CrazyAwesome Gene Ryack]] (Gibson), a self-proclaimed Buddhist who runs guns on the side. He also finds out the organization is secretly a drug-smuggling operation, run by [[MagnificentBastard Major Lemond]] ([[Series/{{Scrubs}} Ken Jenkins]]) and General Soong ([[ThePinkPanther Burt Kwouk]]).

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1969: After [[ItMakesSenseInContext buzzing a semi-driver]], radio eye-in-the-sky Billy Covington (Downey) gets stripped of his pilots license. No sooner does this happen than he gets a job offer from Air America, a covert airlift organization operating out of Laos. Once there, he finds the company full of lunatics, with perhaps the looniest being [[CrazyAwesome Gene Ryack]] (Gibson), a self-proclaimed Buddhist who runs guns on the side. He also finds out the organization is secretly a drug-smuggling operation, run by [[MagnificentBastard Major Lemond]] ([[Series/{{Scrubs}} Ken Jenkins]]) and General Soong ([[ThePinkPanther ([[Franchise/ThePinkPanther Burt Kwouk]]).
7th Jun '16 11:54:21 AM Mdumas43073
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-->'''Billy''': Jesus! Who the hell is shooting at us?
-->'''Jack''': Over here, [[EverythingTryingToKillYou everybody shoots at us]].

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-->'''Jack''': ->'''Jack''': Over here, [[EverythingTryingToKillYou everybody shoots at us]].



1969: After [[ItMakesSenseInContext buzzing a semi-driver]], radio eye-in-the-sky Billy Covington (Downey) gets stripped of his pilots license. No sooner does this happen than he gets a job offer from Air America, a covert airlift organization operating out of Laos. Once there, he finds the company full of lunatics, with perhaps the looniest being [[CrazyAwesome Gene Ryack]] (Gibson), a self-proclaimed Buddhist who runs guns on the side. He also finds out the organization is secretly a drug-smuggling operation, run by [[MagnificentBastard Major Lemond]]([[Series/{{Scrubs}} Ken Jenkins]]) and General Soong([[ThePinkPanther Burt Kwouk]]).

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1969: After [[ItMakesSenseInContext buzzing a semi-driver]], radio eye-in-the-sky Billy Covington (Downey) gets stripped of his pilots license. No sooner does this happen than he gets a job offer from Air America, a covert airlift organization operating out of Laos. Once there, he finds the company full of lunatics, with perhaps the looniest being [[CrazyAwesome Gene Ryack]] (Gibson), a self-proclaimed Buddhist who runs guns on the side. He also finds out the organization is secretly a drug-smuggling operation, run by [[MagnificentBastard Major Lemond]]([[Series/{{Scrubs}} Lemond]] ([[Series/{{Scrubs}} Ken Jenkins]]) and General Soong([[ThePinkPanther Soong ([[ThePinkPanther Burt Kwouk]]).
7th Jun '16 11:53:37 AM Mdumas43073
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7th Jun '16 11:53:11 AM Mdumas43073
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7th Jun '16 11:52:57 AM Mdumas43073
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7th Jun '16 11:49:47 AM Mdumas43073
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1969: After [[ItMakesSenseInContext buzzing a semi-driver]], radio eye-in-the-sky Billy Covington(Creator/RobertDowneyJr) gets stripped of his pilots license. No sooner does this happen than he gets a job offer from Air America, a covert airlift organization operating out of Laos. Once there, he finds the company full of lunatics, with perhaps the looniest being [[CrazyAwesome Gene Ryack]] (Creator/MelGibson), a self-proclaimed Buddhist who runs guns on the side. He also finds out the organization is secretly a drug-smuggling operation, run by [[MagnificentBastard Major Lemond]]([[Series/{{Scrubs}} Ken Jenkins]]) and General Soong([[ThePinkPanther Burt Kwouk]]).

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A 1990 action comedy film directed by Roger Spottiswoode, starring Creator/MelGibson and Creator/RobertDowneyJr.

1969: After [[ItMakesSenseInContext buzzing a semi-driver]], radio eye-in-the-sky Billy Covington(Creator/RobertDowneyJr) Covington (Downey) gets stripped of his pilots license. No sooner does this happen than he gets a job offer from Air America, a covert airlift organization operating out of Laos. Once there, he finds the company full of lunatics, with perhaps the looniest being [[CrazyAwesome Gene Ryack]] (Creator/MelGibson), (Gibson), a self-proclaimed Buddhist who runs guns on the side. He also finds out the organization is secretly a drug-smuggling operation, run by [[MagnificentBastard Major Lemond]]([[Series/{{Scrubs}} Ken Jenkins]]) and General Soong([[ThePinkPanther Burt Kwouk]]).


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29th Mar '16 11:06:00 PM YT45
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* WhatAnIdiot: The pilots' reaction to every psychological warfare method Rob assigns to them.

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* WhatAnIdiot: InUniverse. The pilots' reaction to every psychological warfare method Rob assigns to them.
29th Mar '16 11:04:21 PM YT45
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* WhatAnIdiot: The pilots' reaction to every psychological warfare method Rob assigns to them.
** Rob plays a recording of a woman screaming that they are supposed to broadcast from loudspeakers mounted on their planes while flying at low altitude. He admits that it's dangerous. One of they pilots says, "This isn't dangerous, this is ''embarrassing''. They're not gonna shoot at us, they're just gonna point up at us and laugh at this shit!"
** Later: "What the fuck is that? Paul Bunyan's condom?"
29th Mar '16 10:59:47 PM YT45
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* RecklessGunUsage: Jack Neely plays miniature golf by shooting another guy's ball.
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