• Twelve O'Clock High (1950)

Twelve O'Clock High

Release Date: January 26th, 1950

DVD Release Date: May 15th, 2001

Not Yet Rated |2 hr 12 min

Plot Summary

In 1942, an American Air Force unit stationed in England is plagued with morale problems until no-nonsense Brigadier General Frank Savage (Gregory Peck) assumes command. His tough leadership is initially resented by not only his pilots but his second-in-command (Hugh Marlowe), a West Point graduate and son of a general. But, with the help of a hotshot flying ace (Robert Patten) and a sympathetic administrator (Dean Jagger), the unit pulls together into a gung-ho fighting crew.

Cast: Gregory Peck, Dean Jagger, Gary Merrill, Hugh Marlowe, Millard Mitchell, Robert Arthur, Paul Stewart, John Kellogg

Director: Henry King

Genres: War

Production Co: Twentieth Century Fox

Keywords: England, Soldier, Quest, Sacrifice, 1940s, Emotional

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Nominated Best Motion Picture
Winner Sound Recording