Cliff Robertson stars and directs the movie called the "The Pilot" about an alcoholic DC-8 pilot. This film is an aviation classic and features lots of air-to-air footage of North American Airlines DC-8-30. Robertson was a stunt pilot and added a DC8 typerating so he could fly the air-to-air stuff himself. Camera ship was flown by Clay Lacy. The movie was filmed in 1978 and released in 1980 and have never been released to video or DVD.