Airport is a 1970 American air disaster-drama film starring Burt Lancaster and Dean Martin, directed and written by George Seaton, and based on Arthur Hailey's 1968 novel of the same name. It originated the 1970s disaster film genre. It is also the first in the Airport film series. Produced on a $10 million budget, it earned over $100 million.
Airport was one of the most popular Movies that year. That Movie won Academy Award Best Supporting Actress in 1970, Academy Award Best Cinematography in 1970, Academy Award Best Supporting Actress in 1970, Academy Award Best Picture in 1970, and Academy Award Best Art Direction in 1970. This was Ross Hunter’s 35th Movie. Airport was one of this most popular pieces. This was George Seaton’s 37th Movies in this genre. His most popular Movie was Miracle On 34th Street. Movie`s leading actors are George Kennedy, Burt Lancaster, and Dana Wynter.
George Kennedy was born in New York, New York on 1925-02-18, and won
3 awards. Golden Globe for the Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture.
Burt Lancaster was born in New York, New York on 1913-11-02, and won
17 awards. British Academy of Film & Television Arts for the Actor. You can also watch other Movie from that genre such as The Poseidon Adventure, Black Sunday, and The Towering Inferno.