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Poll: Which of these airplane pilots would you hire?

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Choose the pilot, from the titles listed, you'd most want at the controls if you are a passenger.

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    1941 (1979)

    John Belushi as Captain Wild Bill Kelso
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    Hot Shots! (1991)

    Charlie Sheen as Lt. Topper Harley
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    Top Gun (1986)

    Tom Cruise as Maverick
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    The Bridges at Toko-Ri (1954)

    William Holden as Lt. Harry Brubaker
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    Amelia (2009)

    Hilary Swank as Amelia Earhart
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    Dive Bomber (1941)

    Errol Flynn as Doug Lee
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    Devil Dogs of the Air (1935)

    James Cagney as Tommy O'Toole
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    The Flight of the Phoenix (1965)

    James Stewart as Frank Towns
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    The Spirit of St. Louis (1957)

    James Stewart as Charles Lindbergh
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    Strategic Air Command (1955)

    James Stewart as Lt. Col. Robert 'Dutch' Holland
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    Captains of the Clouds (1942)

    James Cagney as Brian MacLean RCAF
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    Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)

    Slim Pickens as Major "King" Kong
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    A Yank in the R.A.F. (1941)

    Tyrone Power as Tim Baker
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    Twelve O'Clock High (1949)

    Gregory Peck as General Frank Savage
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    Command Decision (1948)

    Clark Gable as Brig. Gen. K.C. 'Casey' Dennis
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    Reach for the Sky (1956)

    Kenneth More as Douglas Bader
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    The Memphis Belle: A Story of a Flying Fortress (1944)

    Robert Morgan as Captain Robert Morgan
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    Memphis Belle (1990)

    Matthew Modine as Capt. Dennis Dearborn
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    Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo (1944)

    Spencer Tracy as Lt.Col. James(Jimmy) H. Doolittle
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    Only Angels Have Wings (1939)

    Cary Grant as Geoff Carter
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    Pearl Harbor (2001)

    Ben Affleck as Capt. Rafe McCawley
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    Tailspin Tommy (1934)

    Maurice Murphy as "Tailspin" Tommy Tomkins
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    Airplane! (1980)

    Peter Graves as Captain Oveur
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    Airplane II: The Sequel (1982)

    Robert Hayes as Ted Striker
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    The Dam Busters (1955)

    Richard Todd as Wing Commander Guy Gibson
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    Island in the Sky (1953)

    John Wayne as Captain Dooley
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    Spitfire (1942)

    David Niven as Geoffrey Crisp
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    The Aviator (2004)

    Leonardo DiCaprio as Howard Hughrs
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    The Right Stuff (1983)

    Sam Shepard as Chuck Yeager
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    Flight (2012)

    Denzel Washington as Whip Whitaker
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    Flightplan (2005)

    Sean Bean as Captain Marcus Rich
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    The Last Flight (1931)

    Richard Barthelmess as Cary Lockwood
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    The Eagle and the Hawk (1933)

    Cary Grant as Henry Crocker
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    The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell (1955)

    Gary Cooper as Colonel Billy Mitchell
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    China Clipper (1936)

    Humphrey Bogart as Hap Stuart