Strategic Air Command (1955). Strategic Air Command is a 1955 Technicolor American film starring James Stewart and June Allyson, and directed by Anthony Mann. This Paramount Pictures release was the first … Continue Reading →
Angel of the Skies (2013). Determined to join the fight against Nazi Germany, Earl Kirk (Nicholas van der Bijl), a young South African pilot, leaves his pregnant fiancé and volunteers … Continue Reading →
Fortress (2012). Based on actual events. When the commander of the crew of a B17 Flying Fortress bomber is killed in action in a raid over Sicily in 1943, his … Continue Reading →
Flyboys (2006). “Flyboys, the first World War I aviation film in over 30 years, is inspired by the epic, courageous tale of the American young men who would become known … Continue Reading →
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Mayday at 40,000 Feet! (1976). Blinding snow threatens to send a jetliner hurtling toward doom. But Captain Pete Douglass (David Janssen, TV’s The Fugitive) has more than a snowstorm to … Continue Reading →
Red Tails (2012). Academy Award® Winner Cuba Gooding Jr. and Academy Award® Nominee Terrence Howard lead a powerful ensemble cast in this high-flying epic inspired by the real-life adventures of … Continue Reading →
The Tuskegee Airmen (1995). The story of the ‘fighting 99th’–the first squadron of African American U.S. Army Air Corps fighter pilots in WWII. The ‘fighting 99th’ was the first squadron … Continue Reading →
X-15 (1961). This breathtaking, jet-fueled journey of high-altitude filmmaking blasted audiences from zero-G to 4,000 miles per hour with its thrilling tale of America’s victory in the space race. Starring David … Continue Reading →
Wings Over Honolulu (1937). Bad luck plagues a Navy flyer gets involved in a romantic triangle in addition to the ordeal of court-martial proceedings while stationed in Hawaii.