Decision Against Time Poster

Release Date: 1957

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 27 min

Plot Summary
Test pilot John Mitchell (Jack Hawkins) knows that in order to buy his wife, Mary (Elizabeth Sellars), the house of her dreams, he must restore the reputation of his flagging aircraft manufacturing company. At the urging of company owner Reginald Conway (Walter Fitzgerald), John and his crew agree to pilot a prototype airplane. But when things go terribly wrong with one of the plane's engines, John must decide between parachuting to safety and trying to successfully land the plane.

Cast: Jack Hawkins, Elizabeth Sellars, Walter Fitzgerald, Gerard Lohan, Jeremy Bodkin, John Stratton, Eddie Byrne, Victor Maddern

Director: Charles Crichton

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Keywords: Marriage, Spirited, Sacrifice, Tense, 1950s, Wife, Quest, England, Love

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Nominated British Screenplay
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1957)