Women in the Wind Poster

Release Date: 1939

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 5 min

Plot Summary
Janet Steele (Kay Francis) wants to enter a female aviation contest for the prize money in order to pay for an operation on her brother, Bill (Charles Anthony Hughes), a former pilot who was hurt in a crash. She convinces Ace Boreman (William Gargan) to let her use his record-setting plane. However, Ace's jealous wife Frieda (Sheila Bromley) feels that she has a stake in the plane and wants to enter the race, too. As the day of the race nears, an intense rivalry develops between the two women.

Cast: Kay Francis, William Gargan, Victor Jory, Max Rosenbloom, Sheila Bromley, Eve Arden, Eddie Foy Jr., Charles Anthony Hughes

Director: John Farrow

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Warner Bros.

Keywords: Family, Friend, 1930s, Rivalry, Love triangle, Brother, Quest, Wife, Rousing