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The Wings of Eagles

The Wings of Eagles

The Wings of Eagles is a 1957 Metrocolor film starring John Wayne, based on the true story of Frank "Spig" Wead and the history of U.S. Naval aviation from its inception through World War II. The film is a tribute to Wead from his friend, director John Ford. John Wayne plays naval aviator-turned-screenwriter Wead, who wrote the story or screenplay for such films as Hell Divers with Wallace Beery and Clark Gable, Ceiling Zero with James Cagney, and They Were Expendable with John Wayne. The supporting cast features Dan Dailey, Maureen O'Hara, Ward Bond, and Ken Curtis. ... more on Wikipedia

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List of All Movies Released in 1957