A Guy Named Joe Poster

Release Date: March 23rd, 2009

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 0 min

Plot Summary
When adventurous World War II bomber pilot Pete Sandidge (Spencer Tracy) dies in an aerial attack after ordering the crew to safety, he meets "the General," a legendary dead pilot who assigns Pete to return to earth as a guardian angel for a new pilot named Ted Randall (Van Johnson). But when Pete learns that Ted is dating Pete's former girlfriend, Dorinda Durston (Irene Dunne), he must set aside his jealousy and prepare Ted for a dangerous bombing mission.

Cast: Spencer Tracy, Irene Dunne, Van Johnson, Ward Bond, James Gleason, Lionel Barrymore, Barry Nelson, Esther Williams

Director: Victor Fleming

Genres: Fantasy

Production Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Loew's Inc.

Keywords: Friend, Quest, Love interest, Spirited, Love, 1940s, England


Nominated Writing (Original Motion Picture Story)