Captain Eddie Poster

Release Date: June 19th, 1945

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 47 min

Plot Summary
Adrift on a life raft and patiently waiting to be found at sea, war hero Capt. Edward "Eddie" Rickenbacker (Fred MacMurray) thinks back on the story of his amazing life, beginning with his early childhood in Columbus, Ohio. Against the background of American progress, Eddie finds success in both military and civilian spheres -- as a decorated pilot, race car driver and innovative entrepreneur. Along the way, Eddie fights for the attentions of the beautiful Adelaide Frost (Lynn Bari).

Cast: Fred MacMurray, Lynn Bari, Charles Bickford

Director: Lloyd Bacon

Genres: Biography

Keywords: Melodramatic, 1940s, Amusing, Mother, Love, Father, New York City, Growing up, Wife, Rise, Escape, 1930s


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