When Flight Lt Forbes and his crew are shot down after bombing their target, they discover valuable information, about a hidden German aircraft factory, that must get back to England. In their way across Germany, they try and cause as much damage as possible. Then with the chasing Germans about to pounce, they come up with an ingenious plan to escape. Written by
Did You Know?
When Ronald Reagan
's character is awakened, he complains that in his dream he had a date with Ann Sheridan
. Reagan had played opposite Sheridan three teams including his two previous features, "Juke Girl" and "Kings Row." See more
Early in the movie as the crew is going through their pre-flight checklist the pilot tells the co-pilot to start the port outboard engine. The scene shifts to see the starboard inboard engine being started. See more
Flight Lieutenant Terrence Forbes
Now for Australia and a crack at those Japs!
God Save the King!
Music attributed to Henry Carey
Variations often in the score See more