- Time: 137 min
- Genre: Drama | Thriller
- Director: George Seaton
- Cast: Burt Lancaster, Dean Martin, Jean Seberg, George Kennedy
Mel Bakersfeld is the hard-charging manager of Lincoln International Airport, trying to keep his airport open despite a raging Midwestern snowstorm and an angry wife. Meanwhile, his antagonistic brother-in-law, Vernon Demerest, may have his plans for a placid layover in Italy disturbed by unexpected news from Gwen Meighen, and by the plans of D.O. Guerrero, the loose cannon on board.