• The Great Waldo Pepper (1975)

The Great Waldo Pepper

Release Date: 1975

DVD Release Date: July 14th, 1998

PG |1 hr 47 min

Plot Summary

Aerial tale set in the 1920s about a traveling aviator whose exaggerations look to be discovered when he begins work on a film with a pilot with whom he claims to have done battle. Having told colorful stories of wartime combat with the notorious German flying ace, the two men fortunately find a mutual respect, which culminates in a spectacular dogfight.

Cast: Robert Redford, Bo Svenson, Bo Brundin, Susan Sarandon, Geoffrey Lewis, Edward Herrmann, Philip Bruns, Roderick Cook

Director: George Roy Hill

Genres: Drama , Adventure

Production Co: Universal Pictures

Keywords: Rise, Friend, Pursuit, Lighthearted, Inspiring, Rivalry, 1930s

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