Flying Tigers Poster

Release Date: 1942

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 42 min

Plot Summary
Jim Gordon is the head of a group of American pilots working for the Chinese government against the invading Japanese two years prior to Pearl Harbor. Hothead Woody Jason joins them but despite being a hotshot flyer, he's also a liability. When he causes the death of veteran pilot Hap Smith, the rest ostracize him and only an ultimate sacrifice will wipe the slate clean.

Cast: John Wayne, John Carroll, Anna Lee, Paul Kelly, Gordon Jones, Mae Clarke, Addison Richards, Edmund MacDonald

Director: David Miller

Genres: War

Keywords: Sacrifice, Quest, 1930s


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