Technicolor tale of honor and romance. This drama from 1942 was directed by Oscar-winner William A. Wellman, and features stunning aerial photography, that was highly advanced for the time. John Sutton stars as Peter Stackhouse, a British aviophobe who is nonetheless determined to become a pilot. Stackhouse’s resolution comes from his desire to serve his country, and his strength is recognized by Steve Britt (Preston Foster), who becomes his patient teacher. The two men’s bond is tested, however, when they both fall for the same girl (Gene Tierney).
|Released:||October 19, 1942|
|Genres:||Drama Romance War|
|Companies:||20th Century Fox Film Corporation|
|Cast:||Gene Tierney Preston Foster John Sutton Jack Holt|
|Crew:||Lamar Trotti Darryl F. Zanuck William A. Wellman|