• Starlift (1951)


Release Date: December 14th, 1951

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 43 min

Plot Summary

Rick Williams (Ron Hagerthy) is a U.S. Air Force pilot who mans a shuttle from San Francisco to Korea but never actually participates in battle. In order to impress movie star Nell Wayne (Janice Rule), Rick pretends he is soon to see combat. Nell falls in love with Rick, and the Hollywood tabloids go bananas. Rick's lie then unravels, Nell reacts with anger and, as the lovebirds patch up their troubles, Hollywood stars fly into San Francisco to entertain the troops and lift everyone's spirits.

Cast: Doris Day, Gordon MacRae, Virginia Mayo, Gene Nelson, Ruth Roman, Janice Rule, Dick Wesson, Ron Hagerthy

Director: Roy Del Ruth

Genres: Musical

Production Co: Warner Bros.

Keywords: Friend , Lighthearted , 1950s , Soldier , Deception , Quest , Love