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The Flying Ace (1926)

A veteran World War I fighter pilot returns home a war hero and immediately regains his former job as a railroad company detective. His first case: recover a stolen satchel filled with ... See full summary »

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Cast overview:
Laurence Criner ... Capt. Billy Stokes (as Lawrence Criner)
Kathryn Boyd ... Ruth Sawtelle
Boise De Legge ... Blair Kimball
Harold Platts ... Finley Tucker
Lions Daniels
George Colvin ... Thomas Sawtelle
Sam Jordan ... Dr. Maynard
R.L. Brown ... Howard McAndrews (as Dr. R.L. Brown)
Steve Reynolds ... Peg (as Steve 'Peg' Reynolds)
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A veteran World War I fighter pilot returns home a war hero and immediately regains his former job as a railroad company detective. His first case: recover a stolen satchel filled with $25,000 of company payroll, locate a missing employee, and capture a gang of railroad thieves. Written by Aaron Pichel

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SIX SMASHING REELS OF ACTION! (original poster) See more »

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Featured in American Experience: Midnight Ramble (1994) See more »

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Available on 35mm
23 February 2017 | by See all my reviews

The Flying Ace is available on a restoration 35mm print from The Library Of Congress to theaters equipped with dual projectors for changeover projection as no cutting or showings using a platter system are permitted. The film is about 62 minutes in length and is on three 20-minute reels. Enjoy!


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