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Hughes and Harlow: Angels in Hell (1978)

 -  Biography | Drama  -  January 1978 (USA)
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When maverick first-time director Howard Hughes has to recast the female lead in his aerial war picture, he chooses a fiery, unknown movie extra named Jean Harlow, launching both of their Hollywood careers in the process.

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Victor Holchak ...
Lindsay Bloom ...
David McLean ...
Billy
Charles Aidikoff ...
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James S. Appleby ...
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Wally K. Berns ...
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James Brodhead ...
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Don Brodie ...
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Adele Claire ...
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David Clover ...
George
Rita Conde ...
Inez
Tony Cortez ...
Emiliano
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John S. Curran ...
Chase Cop (as John Curran)
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When maverick first-time director Howard Hughes has to recast the female lead in his aerial war picture, he chooses a fiery, unknown movie extra named Jean Harlow, launching both of their Hollywood careers in the process.

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He made Hollywood's greatest anti-war film... She became Hollywood's greatest sex symbol! See more »

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Anjos no Inferno  »

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Hughes and Harlow: Angels in Hell PLOT
22 May 2002 | by (Washington, USA) – See all my reviews

Two amazing people in an amazing age, racing the clock against a backdrop of Hollywood in the roaring Twenties. It's a love story, a suspense story and a story about the most colorful era of the world's most colorful history. Starring Victor Holchak, Lindsay Bloom and David Bloom.


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