Added by on 2014-10-06

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Short / Documentary (1947) 44 minutes ~ Color

Feature:

Filmed in 1944 and early 1945 but edited only in 1947, this 45 minutes well preserved and almost forgotten documentary (by the great William Wyler) is about the P-47 Thunderbolt fighter bomber and its use in missions over Italy. In the prologue outstanding shots showing various placements of 1944 late model automatic color movie-cameras on board of the planes.

Directors: John Sturges, William Wyler

Writer: Lester Koenig

Stars: James Stewart, Lloyd Bridges and Robert Lowery

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Thunderbolt

Thunderbolt

Category:

Documentary, Short