Best aviation films

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1.
2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
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Humanity finds a mysterious, obviously artificial object buried beneath the Lunar surface and, with the intelligent computer H.A.L. 9000, sets off on a quest. (149 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
 
2.
A Film for the Few: Making 'Battle of Britain' (2004 Documentary)
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(20 mins.)
Director: Greg Carson
 
3.
Air America (1990)
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A young pilot finds himself recruited unwittingly into a covert and corrupt CIA airlift organization operating in Vietnam War Era Laos. (113 mins.)
 
4.
Air Force (1943)
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The crew of an Air Force bomber arrives in Pearl Harbor in the aftermath of the Japanese attack and is sent on to Manila to help with the defense of the Philippines. (124 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
 
5.
Bat*21 (1988)
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During the Vietnam War, Colonel Hambleton's aircraft is shot down over enemy territory and a frantic rescue operation ensues. (105 mins.)
Director: Peter Markle
 
6.
Air Force One (1997)
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Hijackers seize the plane carrying the President of the United States and his family, but he - an ex-soldier - works from hiding to defeat them. (124 mins.)
 
7.
Air Power (1956 TV Series)
Episode: Battle of Britain (1956)
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Produced shortly after the fiftieth anniversary of powered flight, this documentary series, hosted by veteran news anchor Walter Cronkite... (30 mins.)
 
8.
Airport (1970)
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A bomber on board an airplane, an airport almost closed by snow, and various personal problems of the people involved. (137 mins.)
Director: George Seaton
 
9.
Always (1989)
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A romantic adventure about a legendary pilot's passion for dare-devil firefighting and his girl. (122 mins.)
 
10.
Amelia (2009)
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A look at the life of legendary American pilot Amelia Earhart, who disappeared while flying over the Pacific Ocean in 1937 in an attempt to make a flight around the world. (111 mins.)
Director: Mira Nair
 
11.
Angels One Five (1952)
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The story of an RAF fighter squadron at the height of the Battle of Britain. (98 mins.)
 
12.
Raiders in the Sky (1953)
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War drama about the dangerous and stressful work of Lancaster bomber British crews during WW2. (96 mins.)
Director: Philip Leacock
 
13.
Apollo 13 (1995)
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NASA must devise a strategy to return Apollo 13 to Earth safely after the spacecraft undergoes massive internal damage putting the lives of the three astronauts on board in jeopardy. (140 mins.)
Director: Ron Howard
 
14.
Apollo 18 (2011)
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Decades-old found footage from NASA's abandoned Apollo 18 mission, where two American astronauts were sent on a secret expedition, reveals the reason the U.S. has never returned to the moon. (86 mins.)
 
15.
Battle of Britain (2000 TV Series)
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(50 mins.)
Director: Steven Clarke
 
16.
Missiles from Hell (1958)
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This forgotten war adventure centres on the secret Nazi missile installation of the V1 Rocket. Rennie... (104 mins.)
Director: Vernon Sewell
 
17.
Bombers B-52 (1957)
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Sgt. Chuck Brennan always disliked playboy and hotshot, Col. Jim Herlihy. Now Chuck has even more reason to, Jim is dating his daughter, Lois. (106 mins.)
Director: Gordon Douglas
 
18.
Behind Enemy Lines (2001)
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A Navy navigator is shot down over enemy territory and is ruthlessly pursued by a secret police enforcer and the opposing troops. Meanwhile his commanding officer goes against orders in an attempt to rescue him. (106 mins.)
Director: John Moore
 
19.
A Gathering of Eagles (1963)
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During the Cold War, Air Force Colonel Jim Caldwell shapes up his Strategic Air Command B-52 wing to pass a nuclear war readiness test. (115 mins.)
Director: Delbert Mann
 
20.
Battle of Britain (1969)
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In 1940, the British Royal Air Force fights a desperate battle to prevent the Luftwaffe from gaining air superiority over the English Channel as a prelude to a possible Axis invasion of the UK. (132 mins.)
Director: Guy Hamilton
 
21.
Aces High (1976)
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In WW1 the high casualty rate among the rookie pilots of the Royal Flying Corps puts an enormous strain on the survivors. (114 mins.)
Director: Jack Gold
 
22.
Battle Hymn (1957)
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A remorseful bomber pilot-turned-minister rejoins for the Korean War. (108 mins.)
Director: Douglas Sirk
 
23.
633 Squadron (1964)
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An RAF squadron is assigned to knock out a German rocket fuel factory in Norway. The factory supplies fuel for the Nazi effort to launch rockets on England during D-Day. (102 mins.)
 
24.
The Crew of the Dora (1943)
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Depicts a love triangle involving two Luftwaffe pilots being overcome by their participation in battle together. While on leave one of the pilots inspires a girl with hopes of settling in the east, a dream that no longer appeared possible. (91 mins.)
Director: Karl Ritter
 
25.
A Yank in the R.A.F. (1941)
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Tyrone Power is a pilots' pilot, but he doesn't believe in anything beyond his own abilities. He gets... (98 mins.)
Director: Henry King
 
26.
Captains of the Clouds (1942)
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Inspired by Churcill's Dunkirk speech, brash, undisciplined bush pilot Brian MacLean and three friends enlist in the RCAF but are deemed too old to be fliers. (114 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
27.
Catch-22 (1970)
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A man is trying desperately to be certified insane during World War II, so he can stop flying missions. (122 mins.)
Director: Mike Nichols
 
28.
China Clipper (1936)
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Dave Logan takes his regional Pan American airline and with vision and sometimes ruthless determination establishes pan-American and trans-Pacific routes. (88 mins.)
Director: Ray Enright
 
29.
Command Decision (1948)
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Army generals struggle with the decision to prioritize bombing the German factories producing new jet fighters over the extremely high casualties the mission will cost. (112 mins.)
Director: Sam Wood
 
30.
The Red Baron (2008)
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German biopic loosely based on the World War I fighter ace Manfred Von Richthofen, nicknamed the Red Baron by friend and foe alike. (106 mins.)
 
31.
Der Stern von Afrika (1957)
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Biographic Movie of the German fighter ace, who was killed in a plane crash after over 150 kills in North Africa. (88 mins.)
 
32.
Dive Bomber (1941)
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A military surgeon teams with a ranking navy flyer to develop a high-altitude suit which will protect pilots from blacking out when they go into a steep dive. (132 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
33.
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
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An insane general triggers a path to nuclear holocaust that a war room full of politicians and generals frantically try to stop. (95 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
 
34.
Dragonfly Squadron (1954)
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A Korean War film with a secondary plot of the training of South Korean pilots, to fly fighters in air defense... (82 mins.)
Director: Lesley Selander
 
35.
Executive Decision (1996)
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When terrorists seize control of an airliner, an intelligence analyst accompanies a commando unit for a midair boarding operation. (133 mins.)
Director: Stuart Baird
 
36.
Firefox (1982)
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A pilot is sent into the Soviet Union on a mission to steal a prototype jet fighter that can be partially controlled by a neuralink (136 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
 
37.
Flight of the Intruder (1991)
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During the air war over Vietnam, a US Navy A-6 Intruder bomber pilot schemes with a hardened veteran to make an unauthorized air strike on Hanoi. (115 mins.)
Director: John Milius
 
38.
Flight of the Phoenix (2004)
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Survivors of a plane crash in the Mongolian desert work together to build a new plane. (113 mins.)
Director: John Moore
 
39.
Flying Leathernecks (1951)
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Major Kirby leads The Wildcats squadron into the historic WWII battle of Guadalcanal. (102 mins.)
Director: Nicholas Ray
 
40.
Flying Tigers (1942)
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Capt. Jim Gordon's command of the famed American mercenary fighter group in China is complicated by the recruitment of an old friend who is a reckless hotshot. (102 mins.)
Director: David Miller
 
41.
Flyboys (2006)
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The adventures of the Lafayette Escadrille, young Americans who volunteered for the French military before the U.S. entered World War I, and became the country's first fighter pilots. (140 mins.)
Director: Tony Bill
 
42.
Fortress (2012 Video)
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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... (100 mins.)
Director: Mike Phillips
 
43.
Hell's Angels (1930)
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Brothers Monte and Ray leave Oxford to join the Royal Flying Corps. Ray loves Helen; Helen enjoys an affair with Monte; before they leave on their mission over Germany they find her in still another man's arms. (127 mins.)
Director: Howard Hughes
 
44.
Hell's Horizon (1955)
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Interaction among men of a bombing squad in the Korean War. (80 mins.)
Director: Tom Gries
 
45.
Island in the Sky (1953)
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A C-47 transport plane, named the Corsair, makes a forced landing in the frozen wastes of Labrador, and the plane's pilot, Captain Dooley, must keep his men alive in deadly conditions while waiting for rescue. (109 mins.)
 
46.
Jet Pilot (1957)
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Air Force Colonel Jim Shannon is tasked to escort a defecting Soviet pilot who is scheming to lure Shannon to the USSR. (112 mins.)
 
47.
The Aeronauts (1967 TV Series)
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In the 1960s, two fighter pilots are assigned to Dijon air base, France.
 
48.
Sky Fighters (2005)
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While in an international fair of exhibition of airplanes, a French Mirage 2000 of the last generation... (102 mins.)
Director: Gérard Pirès
 
49.
Les nouveaux chevaliers du ciel (1988 TV Series)
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(90 mins.)
 
50.
Les chevaliers du ciel - Making-of promo (2005 Documentary)
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(26 mins.)
Director: David Dessites
 
51.
Malta Story (1953)
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In WW2, the island of Malta, strategically located and vital to supply lines in the Mediterranean Sea, is fiercely attacked by the Germans but staunchly defended by the British. (103 mins.)
 
52.
Memphis Belle (1990)
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In 1943, the crew of a B-17 based in UK prepares for its 25th and last bombing mission over Germany before returning home to the USA. (107 mins.)
 
53.
Men of the Fighting Lady (1954)
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A famous writer visits an aircraft carrier during the Korean war to learn more about it and the way it's run. He also gets to find out more about the Navy and Marine aviators themselves, their internal and external conflicts and dangers of their job. (79 mins.)
Director: Andrew Marton
 
54.
Midway (1976)
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A dramatization of the battle that was widely heralded as a turning point of the Pacific Theatre of World War II. (132 mins.)
Director: Jack Smight
 
55.
Mission Over Korea (1953)
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(85 mins.)
Director: Fred F. Sears
 
56.
Mosquito Squadron (1969)
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In WW2, a RAF squadron leader mourns the death of a comrade and receives a bombing mission against a secret Nazi V-2 rocket testing facility in France. (90 mins.)
Director: Boris Sagal
 
57.
One of Our Aircraft Is Missing (1942)
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When Nazi anti-aircraft fire damages a British bomber, its crew bails out and seeks help from the Dutch underground. (102 mins.)
 
58.
Pearl Harbor (2001)
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A tale of war and romance mixed in with history. The story follows two lifelong friends and a beautiful nurse who are caught up in the in the horror of an infamous Sunday morning in 1941. (183 mins.)
Director: Michael Bay
 
59.
Planes (2013)
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A cropdusting plane with a fear of heights lives his dream of competing in a famous around-the-world aerial race. (91 mins.)
Director: Klay Hall
 
60.
Clouds Over Europe (1939)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Lighthearted romp of a pre-war spy story: quirky British secret service man finds out who's using a secret weapon to steal experimental planes. (82 mins.)
Director: Tim Whelan
 
61.
Reach for the Sky (1956)
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Biopic of RAF Group Captain Douglas Bader who, after having lost both legs, flew a British fighter plane during WW2. (135 mins.)
Director: Lewis Gilbert
 
62.
Red Tails (2012)
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A crew of African American pilots in the Tuskegee training program, having faced segregation while kept mostly on the ground during World War II, are called into duty under the guidance of Col. A.J. Bullard. (125 mins.)
 
63.
Sabre Jet (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
The story of jet pilots flying over Korea by day, from their Itazuke Air Base in Japan, and of their wives... (90 mins.)
Director: Louis King
 
64.
Ships with Wings (1942)
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Lt. Dick Stacey is dismissed from the Fleet Air Arm for poor discipline. He joins the Aircraft Carrier "HMS Ark Royal" (The Ship with Wings)... (103 mins.)
 
65.
Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow (2004)
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After New York City receives a series of attacks from giant flying robots, a reporter teams up with a pilot in search of their origin, as well as the reason for the disappearances of famous scientists around the world. (106 mins.)
Director: Kerry Conran
 
66.
Sky Commando (1953)
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Colonel Ed Wyatt (Dan Duryea) is regarded by pilots under his command as being a ruthless disciplinarian... (69 mins.)
Director: Fred F. Sears
 
68.
Space Cowboys (2000)
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When a retired engineer is called upon to rescue a failing satellite, he insists that his equally old teammates accompany him into space. (130 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
 
69.
Stealth (2005)
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Deeply ensconced in a top-secret military program, three pilots struggle to bring an artificial intelligence program under control before it initiates the next world war. (121 mins.)
Director: Rob Cohen
 
70.
Strategic Air Command (1955)
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An ex-pilot and current baseballer is recalled into the U.S. Air Force and assumes an increasingly important role in Cold War deterrence. (112 mins.)
Director: Anthony Mann
 
71.
Target for Tonight (1941 Documentary)
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The planning and implementation of an RAF night raid on Germany in World War II, concentrating on a low level mission by a Wellington bomber on an oil storage facility by the Rhine. (48 mins.)
Director: Harry Watt
 
72.
Task Force (1949)
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As he is retiring, Jonathon Scott reminisces about his long Navy career and the development of the role of the aircraft carrier from the early 20s. (116 mins.)
Director: Delmer Daves
 
73.
The Aviator (2004)
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A biopic depicting the early years of legendary director and aviator Howard Hughes' career from the late 1920s to the mid-1940s. (170 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
 
74.
The Big Lift (1950)
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Experiences of two Air Force sergeants during the 1948 Berlin Airlift. (120 mins.)
Director: George Seaton
 
75.
The Blue Max (1966)
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A young pilot in the German air force of 1918, disliked as lower-class and unchivalrous, tries ambitiously to earn the medal offered for 20 kills. (156 mins.)
Director: John Guillermin
 
76.
The Blue Squadron (1934)
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(96 mins.)
Director: George King
 
77.
The Bridges at Toko-Ri (1954)
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Set during the Korean War, a Navy fighter pilot must come to terms with with his own ambivalence towards the war and the fear of having to bomb a set of highly defended bridges. The ending of this grim war drama is all tension. (102 mins.)
Director: Mark Robson
 
78.
The Dam Busters (1955)
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The story of how the British attacked German dams in WWII by using an ingenious technique to drop bombs where they would be most effective. (124 mins.)
 
79.
The Fighting Lady (1944 Documentary)
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The film follows the WWII exploits of the Essex-class aircraft carrier USS Yorktown (CV-10) (unidentified in the film)... (61 mins.)
 
80.
The Final Countdown (1980)
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A modern aircraft carrier is thrown back in time to 1941 near Hawaii, just hours before the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. (103 mins.)
Director: Don Taylor
 
81.
Spitfire (1942)
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Aircraft designer/patriot R. J. Mitchell, alarmed at growing German militarism, works to perfect a defense against the German Messerschmidt at the cost of his health. (118 mins.)
Director: Leslie Howard
 
82.
The Great Waldo Pepper (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A biplane pilot who had missed flying in WWI takes up barnstorming and later a movie career in his quest for the glory he had missed... (107 mins.)
Director: George Roy Hill
 
83.
The Hindenburg (1975)
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A film that chronicles the events of the Hindenburg disaster in which a zeppelin burst into flames. (125 mins.)
Director: Robert Wise
 
84.
The Hunters (1958)
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In 1952, as the Korean War rages on, American officers land in Kyoto. Among them are Major Ceve Saville... (108 mins.)
Director: Dick Powell
 
85.
The Lion Has Wings (1939)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Alexander Korda's bit for the British war effort shows the world both at peace and on the verge of Nazi domination... (76 mins.)
 
86.
The McConnell Story (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Mac's plans to settle down and raise a family are upset by the Korean War. He goes as a fighter pilot and returns a hero... (106 mins.)
Director: Gordon Douglas
 
87.
The Memphis Belle: A Story of a Flying Fortress (1944 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Documentary about the 25th and last bombing mission of a B17, the "Memphis Belle". The "Memphis Belle"... (45 mins.)
Director: William Wyler
 
88.
The Right Stuff (1983)
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The story of the original Mercury 7 astronauts and their macho, seat-of-the-pants approach to the space program. (193 mins.)
Director: Philip Kaufman
 
89.
The Sea Shall Not Have Them (1954)
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During autumn of 1944, an RAF Hudson carrying a VIP passenger in possession of highly secret information is shot down and ditches in the North Sea... (91 mins.)
Director: Lewis Gilbert
 
90.
Breaking the Sound Barrier (1952)
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Fictionalized story of British aerospace engineers solving the problem of supersonic flight. (118 mins.)
Director: David Lean
 
91.
The Spirit of St. Louis (1957)
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Charles 'Slim' Lindbergh struggles to finance and design an airplane that will make his New York to Paris flight the first solo transatlantic crossing. (135 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
 
92.
The Starfighters (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.3/10 X  
A young Air Force lieutenant falls in love with fighter planes while his father, a Congressman and war hero, yearns for him to fly heavy bombers. (78 mins.)
Director: Will Zens
 
93.
The Thousand Plane Raid (1969)
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A U.S. Air Force colonel convinces the Allies during World War II that a daylight bombing raid of Germany will bring a quick end to the war. (93 mins.)
Director: Boris Sagal
 
94.
The Tuskegee Airmen (1995 TV Movie)
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The true story of how a group of African American pilots overcame racist opposition to become one of the finest US fighter groups in World War II (106 mins.)
 
95.
The War Lover (1962)
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Buzz Rickson is a dare-devil World War II bomber pilot with a death wish. Failing at everything not involving flying... (105 mins.)
Director: Philip Leacock
 
96.
Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
In the wake of Pearl Harbor, a young lieutenant leaves his expectant wife to volunteer for a secret bombing mission which will take the war to the Japanese homeland. (138 mins.)
Director: Mervyn LeRoy
 
97.
Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines or How I Flew from London to Paris in 25 hours 11 minutes (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Sabotage efforts damage an international air race. (138 mins.)
Director: Ken Annakin
 
98.
Dark Blue World (2001)
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The friendship of two men becomes tested when they both fall for the same woman. (112 mins.)
Director: Jan Sverák
 
99.
Top Gun (1986)
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As students at the United States Navy's elite fighter weapons school compete to be best in the class, one daring young pilot learns a few things from a civilian instructor that are not taught in the classroom. (110 mins.)
Director: Tony Scott
 
100.
Airplane! (1980)
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A man afraid to fly must ensure that a plane lands safely after the pilots become sick. (88 mins.)