Airport Overview:

Airport (1970) was a Film directed by George Seaton and Henry Hathaway and produced by Ross Hunter.

Academy Awards 1970 --- Ceremony Number 43 (source: AMPAS)

Best Supporting ActressHelen HayesWon
Best Supporting ActressMaureen StapletonNominated
Best Art DirectionArt Direction: Alexander Golitzen, E. Preston Ames; Set Decoration: Jack D. Moore, Mickey S. MichNominated
Best CinematographyErnest LaszloNominated
Best Costume DesignEdith HeadNominated
Best Film EditingStuart GilmoreNominated
Best Music - ScoringAlfred NewmanNominated
Best PictureRoss Hunter, ProducerNominated
Best WritingGeorge SeatonNominated

BlogHub Articles:

Fly the Unfriendly Skies: The Airport Movies

By Barry P. on Dec 10, 2020 From Cinematic Catharsis

During a time when global travel is inadvisable or outright restricted, most of us can only dream about flying off to exotic, faraway locations, let alone enjoying frivolous travel within our own country. Back in the weird and wacky 1970s, Hollywood set its sights on every conceivable sort of calami... Read full article


By Terry on Nov 27, 2018 From Stardust and Shadows

The thirties saw the beginnings of country wide air travel for the? chosen few who could afford it including stops for refueling was happening.? The romance of air travel, airmail and travel in general with grand hotels built by railway and steamship companies with literally? in the air for those th... Read full article

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