1. Airplane! stars Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Robert Hays got back together for this amazing ad for the Wisconsin tourism agency.
The commercial was the work of the cult film’s directors, Jerry and David Zucker, who are residents of the state.
2. Famous lines from the movie make a reappearance…
4. As do certain familiar faces.
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