Jim Gordon commands a unit of the famed Flying Tigers, the American Volunteer Group which fought the Japanese in China before America's entry into World War II. Gordon must send his outnumbered band of fighter pilots out against overwhelming odds while juggling the disparate personalities and problems of his fellow flyers. In particular, he must handle the difficulties created by a reckless hot-shot pilot named Woody Jason, who not only wants to fight a one-man war but to waltz off with Gordon's girlfriend. Written by
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No scene of the interior of the airplane could be shown for security reasons. The instrument boards shown were fake. See more
When Capt. Jim Gordon releases the three containers of nitroglycerin (over the bridge) he looks back into the cargo area of the plane and we see all three of them release simultaneously. Then we cut to the right side of the cargo plane and we see them drop through the bottom of the aircraft one after the other. See more
[after the first sortie
A little rough in spots, Dale, but I think after you've learned a few things about... Dale?
[finds him dead
... Mike! Take care of Dale, would you? Thanks.
That Old Feeling
Music by Sammy Fain
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