A naive young officer straight from school arrives on the Western front to fight the air war against the Germans. However, the life expectancy of green pilots is not very good. Written by
Orde Saunders <ODS101@York.ac.uk>
High above the trenches 14 days is a long life...This is the 15th day!
Did You Know?
The film is an adaptation of the play "Journey's End" by R.C. Sheriff, written just after the Great War. The setting is transplanted from the trenches to an airfield, but most of the characters and some incidents are almost unchanged. See more
What are supposed to be SE-5 aircraft are modified 1930's era Tiger Moths. The SE-5 did not have swept wings or round wingtips. See more
Mess Corporal Bennett
[as the pilots set off early in the morning on a dangerous mission
How many for breakfast? Any of them?
Remake of Journey's End
Roses of Picardy
Written by Haydn Wood
and Frederick Edward Weatherly See more