History Film / Airplane

9th Jun '16 11:23:30 AM Doug86
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* StockFootage: Ted Striker's memories of The War, which appears, for RuleOfFunny, to be UsefulNotes/WorldWarTwo, but goes even further back in time to the turn of the century's strange flying experiments.

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* StockFootage: Ted Striker's memories of The War, which appears, for RuleOfFunny, to be UsefulNotes/WorldWarTwo, UsefulNotes/WorldWarII, but goes even further back in time to the turn of the century's strange flying experiments.
29th May '16 10:54:23 PM Nire
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** The worst moment is how long it takes anyone to notice. The first time, everyone including her mother are so wrapped up in singing that she nearly flatlines, but her mother eventually notices and puts the IV back in. [[DeadBabyComedy She doesn't notice the second time..]]

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** The worst moment is how long it takes anyone to notice. The first time, everyone including her mother are so wrapped up in singing that she nearly flatlines, but she manages to pop the IV back in herself. The second time, her mother eventually actually notices and puts the IV back in. [[DeadBabyComedy She doesn't notice the second time..]]frantically goes to her daughter's aid.
26th May '16 4:06:24 AM AlphaHandingGems
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* SpinningPaper

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* SpinningPaperSpinningPaper: Played straight when two spinning newspapers about the flight appear, then parodied when [[TheTriple a third, unrelated spinning newspaper appears]], and parodied again with a spinning ''television'' showing a newscast about the flight.



* TheTriple: The newspaper headlines:
-->'''Rex Kramer:''' Passengers certain to die!
-->'''Steve [=McCroskey=]:''' Airline negligent.
-->'''Johnny:''' There's a sale at Penney's!

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* TheTriple: The TheTriple:
** In the
newspaper headlines:
-->'''Rex
segment, the first two newspaper headlines are related to the flight, but the third one that appears is completely unrelated ("Boy Trapped in Refrigerator Eats Own Foot").
** The airport staff reading news about the flight:
--->'''Rex
Kramer:''' Passengers certain to die!
-->'''Steve --->'''Steve [=McCroskey=]:''' Airline negligent.
-->'''Johnny:''' --->'''Johnny:''' There's a sale at Penney's!
26th May '16 3:58:13 AM AlphaHandingGems
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* AndStarring: Parodied in the ending credits: "And introducing Otto [the autopilot] [[CharacterAsHimself as himself]]."



** When Ted throws off his clothes when dancing, they always get thrown back at him.



* CreditsGag

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* CreditsGagCreditsGag: Many:
** Adolf Hitler is credited as the Worst Boy.
** Charles Dickens is the author of ''A Tale of Two Cities''.
** Millard Filmore is the 13th president of the United States.
** Pete Papanickolas did the "gripology".
** [[HappyBirthdayToYou "Foreez ... A Jolly Good Fellow"]].
** Mike Fennell was "Generally in charge of a lot of things".
** Southwest corner of basement is a good place in case of tornado.
** "This motion picture is protected under the laws of the United States and other countries. Unauthorized duplication, distribution, or exhibition may result in civil liability or criminal prosecution. So there."



** Amongst the procession of rescue vehicles going out to the runway is a cement mixer, an ice cream truck, a tractor and a Budweiser truck.

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** Amongst the procession of rescue vehicles going out to the runway is a cement mixer, an ice cream truck, a tractor and a Budweiser truck. [[StealthPun They are possibly meant to be part of the "civilian equipment" that was asked to be driven to the airport]].


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** In the radar room, someone is briefly seen unloading or loading a washing machine which resembles a radar.


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* PantyFighter: The girl scouts.
12th May '16 1:15:11 PM GunarmDyne
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-->'''Billy:''' Joey: I think you're the greatest, but my dad says you don't work hard enough on defense. And he says that lots of times, you don't even run down court. And that you don't really try... except during the playoffs.
-->'''Roger Murdock:''' '''The hell I don't!''' ''(pulls Billy close and angrily mutters)'' Listen kid, I've been hearing that crap ever since I was at UCLA. I'm out there busting my buns every night! Tell your old man to drag Walton and Lanier up and down the court for 48 minutes!

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-->'''Billy:''' Joey: -->'''Joey:''' I think you're the greatest, but my dad says you don't work hard enough on defense. And he says that lots of times, you don't even run down court. And that you don't really try... except during the playoffs.
-->'''Roger Murdock:''' '''The hell I don't!''' ''(pulls Billy Joey close and angrily mutters)'' Listen kid, I've been hearing that crap ever since I was at UCLA. I'm out there busting my buns every night! Tell your old man to drag Walton and Lanier up and down the court for 48 minutes!
2nd May '16 8:09:45 AM themisterfree
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** Australia has 'Flying High!'.

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** Australia has 'Flying High!'.Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Japan and the Philippines all had the title ''Flying High!''.
27th Apr '16 6:33:38 PM TheHestinator
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* MohsScaleOfViolenceHardness: It gets a 2. A few people die humorously, but there's no blood or gory detail.
25th Apr '16 3:57:54 PM StarTropes
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* ILikeMyXLikeILikeMyY: The young girl and her coffee.

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* ILikeMyXLikeILikeMyY: The young girl and likes her coffee.coffee black...like her men.
18th Apr '16 1:12:40 AM Mdumas43073
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18th Apr '16 1:10:22 AM Mdumas43073
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