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Still craving for the love of his life, ex-Air Force pilot Ted Striker follows Elaine onto the flight that she is working on as cabin crew. Elaine doesn't want to be with Ted anymore, but when the crew and passengers fall ill from food poisoning, Ted might be the only one who can save them.

  1. Jerry Zucker

    Author, Director

  2. David Zucker

    Author, Director

  3. Jim Abrahams

    Author, Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Robert Hays

    Robert Hays

    Ted Striker

  2. Julie Hagerty

    Julie Hagerty


  3. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar


  4. Lloyd Bridges

    Lloyd Bridges


  5. Peter Graves

    Peter Graves

    Captain Oveur

  6. Leslie Nielsen

    Leslie Nielsen

    Dr. Rumack

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 28m

Budget $3,500,000.00

Revenue $83,453,539.00

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Release Information

  • July 2, 1980
    PG, Theatrical



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