At an American air base in England, 1943, is conniving Sergeant Dolan, who manipulates everyone, and insubordinate ace fighter pilot Major Ed Hardin. When Ed is promoted to commander of his group, he must fight his former anti-authority stance as well as the enemy; tension grows as D-Day approaches. Generally lighthearted between moments of technicolor gore; lots of air combat footage, much of it genuine. Written by
Rod Crawford <firstname.lastname@example.org>
The Flying Fist of the Air Force!
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Filmed on location at Oscoda Army Air Field (Wurtsmith AFB), Michigan. See more
When the P-47 squadron attacks and strafes a German airfield, a good deal of the gun camera footage actually shows Japanese aircraft being shot up. See more
Some Sunday Morning
Music by M.K. Jerome
and Ray Heindorf
Played when Stu and Ed are talking in the room after Stu comes back See more