Set at a factory that makes aircraft for World War II, Roma and Brad Maple's marriage begins to show signs of difficulty. Their problems get worse when Brad's friend Corky, who wants to work at the factory to avoid being drafted, arrives to stay with them and makes a move for Roma.
A mightily moving story big as the bombers they build - heroic as the people who build them!
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Did You Know?
The studio received permission to film inside the Lockheed Aircraft Co. in Burbank, California, but each member of the crew was required to carry a birth certificate to enter the plant. See more
When Corky picks up Eddie (the midget) and sets him aside after he asks Roma out at lunch, a clear shadow of the boom microphone is visible moving across the ground and over Eddie. See more
You can whitewash it if you want, but don't expect me to hold the pail for you.
The Star-Spangled Banner
Music based on "The Anacreontic Song" by John Stafford Smith
Hummed by Dennis Morgan See more