Ralph Graves, Jack Holt - Flight

The first flying talkie, and one of the best of the air pictures. A tale of marine corps fliers in Florida and Nicaragua, with a romance involving Jack Holt, Ralph Graves and Lila Lee. Holt is fine as a hardboiled flier, but honors go to Harold Goodwin, as a young airman. The air shots are grand, and credit goes to Frank Capra for direction and dialogue.

Photoplay December 1929


Articles
Books with substantial mentioning of Flight
Eric Smoodin
Regarding Frank Capra, Audience, Celebrity, and American Film Studies, 1930-1960
Durham and London, 2004

Victor Scherle and William Turner Levy
The Complete Films of Frank Capra
New York - Secaucus, NJ, 1992
Articles with substantial mentioning of Flight
William K. Everson, Rediscovery, in: Films in Review, vol. 29, 1978 pp. 555-558
Author:William K. Everson
Title:Rediscovery
in:
Magazine:Films in Review
Volume:29
Year:1929
Pp:555-558
Illustrations:  yes



Flight
United States 1929

Directed by

Cast
Harold Goodwin
Joe Bordeaux
George Irving
Edgar Dearing
Jimmy De La Cruze
Eddy Chandler

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Year:1929
Running time:110 minutes
Country:United States

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