Airport
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 1970
Director: George Seaton
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 025192-140136
Running time: 2:17 (137 Min.)
Casetype: HD Slim, Slip Cover
Format: NTSC, 2.35:1 Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: August 28, 2012
Collection type: Owned (#3695)
Status: Available
Purchase date: November 05, 2012
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 9 / 10
Review (video): 7 / 10
Overview
Combining a gripping story, intense action and ground-breaking special effects, Airport paved the way for a whole new style of disaster film and became a trend-setting box office blockbuster. The tension-filled adventure stars Burt Lancaster as the manager of an international airport who must juggle personal crises with professional responsibilities as he attempts to keep his blizzard-torn facility open to rescue a bomb-damaged jetliner. Featuring a stellar ensemble cast that also include Dean Martin, Jacqueline Bisset, George Kennedy, Maureen Stapleton and Helen Hayes, this unforgettable film was nominated° for 10 Academy Awards® including Best Picture and remains a suspense-filled trip from take-off to dramatic landing.

°1970 Best Picture, Best Supporting Actress (Maureen Stapleton), Best Supporting Actress (Helen Hayes), Best Art Direction, Best Cinematography, Best Costume Design, Best Editing, Best Music, Best Sound, Best Adapted Screenplay, Airport
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Genres
Action
Suspense/Thriller
Drama
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Universal Pictures
 • Ross Hunter Productions
Media Companies:
 • Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  DTS HD Master Audio 5.1
French  DTS Mono
Subtitles
English
Spanish
Tags
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Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature (BD)
2Main Feature (DVD)
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Digital Copy
 • D-BOX Motion Code
Crew
Direction
George Seaton....Director
Writing
Arthur Hailey....Original Material By
George Seaton....Screenwriter
Production
Ross Hunter....Producer
Cinematography
Ernest Laszlo....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Stuart Gilmore....Film Editor
Music
Alfred Newman....Composer
Sound
Waldon O. Watson....Sound
David H. Moriarty....Sound
Ronald Pierce....Sound
Art
Alexander Golitzen....Art Director
E. Preston Ames....Art Director
Bud Westmore....Make-up Artist
Special Photographic Effects: Film Effects of Hollywood
Don W. Weed....Visual Effects
James B. Gordon....Visual Effects
Edith Head....Costume Designer
Cast
Burt Lancaster....Mel Bakersfeld
Dean Martin....Vernon Demerest
Jean Seberg....Tanya Livingston
Jacqueline Bisset....Gwen Meighen
George Kennedy....Patroni
Helen Hayes....Ada Quonsett
Van Heflin....D.O. Guerrero
Maureen Stapleton....Inez Guerrero
Barry Nelson....Anson Harris
Dana Wynter....Cindy
Lloyd Nolan....Harry Standish
Barbara Hale....Sarah
Gary Collins....Cy Jordan
John Findlater....Peter Coakley
Jessie Royce Landis....Mrs. Harriet DuBarry Mossman
Larry Gates....Commissioner Ackerman
Peter Turgeon....Marcus Rathbone
Whit Bissell....Mr. Davidson
Virginia Grey....Mrs. Schultz
Eileen Wesson....Judy
Paul Picerni....Dr. Compagno
Robert Patten....Capt. Benson
Clark Howat....Bert Weatherby
Lew Brown....Reynolds
Ilana Dowding....Roberta Bakersfeld
Lisa Gerritsen....Libby Bakersfeld
Jim Nolan....Father Steven Lonigan
Patty Poulsen....Joan
Ena Hartman....Ruth
Malila Saint Duval....Maria
Sharon Harvey....Sally
Albert Reed....Lt. Ned Ordway
Jodean Russo....Marie Patroni
Nancy Ann Nelson....Bunnie
Dick Winslow....Mr. Schultz
Lou Wagner....Schuyler Schultz
Janis Hansen....Sister Katherine Grace
Mary Jackson....Sister Felice
Shelly Novack....Rollings
Chuck Daniel....Parks
Charles Brewer....Diller
Fletcher Allen....Operations Man (uncredited)
Merry Anders.... (uncredited)
Michael Bell....Bus Driver (uncredited)
Patricia Borbot....Ticket Buyer (uncredited)
Cathleen Cordell.... (uncredited)
Sandra Gould....Passenger (uncredited)
Joe Gray....Passenger (uncredited)
Harry Harvey....Passenger (uncredited)
William Hudson.... (uncredited)
Walter Woolf King....Cindy's Father (uncredited)
Terry Lester....Passenger (uncredited)
Damian London....Praying Father (uncredited)
Celia Lovsky.... (uncredited)
Barbara Morrison....Passenger (uncredited)
Marion Ross...."Can we get a blanket?" (uncredited)
Michael Stearns....Passenger 36-D (uncredited)