Comedy series set in a busy airport written by and starring Matt Lucas and David Walliams.

Come Fly with Me - Netflix

Type: Scripted

Languages: English

Status: Ended

Runtime: 30 minutes

Premier: 2010-12-25

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“Come Fly with Me” is the third episode of the first season of the ABC sitcom Modern Family and the third episode of the series overall. It originally aired on October 7, 2009. The episode was written by Dan O'Shannon and directed by Reginald Hudlin. In the episode, Jay tries to spend some time alone with his model airplane, but Phil ruins it for him. He hits Phil in the nose with his model airplane on purpose and claims it was an accident, but later apologizes when Claire calls him on it. Alex and Gloria go to a mall and Gloria tries to convince Alex to wear a dress to a wedding. Mitchell goes to Costco for the first time in his life and while he thinks he will not like it, he gets excited. “Come Fly with Me” received a 3.4/9 in the 18-49 demographic according to the Nielsen Media Research and positive reviews from television critics with many calling it an improvement over “The Bicycle Thief”.

Come Fly with Me - Reviews - Netflix

“Come Fly with Me” received positive reviews. Robert Canning of IGN gave the episode an 8.3/10 calling it “Impressive” and stated "Overall, “Come Fly With Me” was proof that this is a series with great potential." and also stated the series has almost everything (heart, comedy, dark comedy). Jason Hughes of TV Squad gave the episode a positive review saying Jay hitting Phil on purpose “harsh, but funny”. Donna Bowman of The A.V. Club gave the episode a A- saying “Modern Family is shaping up to be one of those rare comedies that actually derives unexpected humor from its premise.” Michael Slezak of Entertainment Weekly stated "While last night’s Modern Family didn’t quite make me double over with laughter the way its first two episodes did, it nonetheless pulled off the trick of effortlessly straddling the territory between absurdist humor and genuinely moving. TV Fanatic gave the episode a positive reviews saying one of his favorite quotes of the episode was Alex telling Claire “You know, instead of trying to force me to wear a dress, why don't you worry about getting Luke to wear some pants?” James Poniewozik of Time said “the episode as a whole showed a lot of promise by demonstrating the ways different combinations of the extended family can play off each other”

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