AIRPLANE SIDE BY SIDE WITH THE MOVIE IT PARODIED

Airplane Side By Side With The Movie It Parodied
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AIRPLANE SIDE BY SIDE WITH THE MOVIE IT PARODIED



Written by Don't Panic
05 Thursday 05th February 2015

Airplane, arguably the greatest comedy of all time, was a parody of a forgettable fifties drama called Zero Hour. Before parodies descended into the age of the Scary Movie franchise, writers approached them with meticulous rigour. Legend has that not a single joke in Airplane was improvised or thought up on the day.

It's little wonder it outlasted its inspiration. See how Airplane was basically a shot-for shot remake of Zero Hour, with this combined video.

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