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Flyboys (2006)  link to Flyboys on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 506

poster Flyboys

IMDb Rating:
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6.5/10 (39669 votes)

Country: UK, 140 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, French

Genre(s): Action, Drama, History, Romance, War

Director(s): Tony Bill

Before the United States enters World War I, some American youths volunteer for the French military. Subsequently, they become the first U.S. fighter pilots and form a squadron known as the Lafayette Escadrille, whose exploits and heroism become the stuff of legend. This fictional version follows a laconic Texas rancher, an eager Nebraska kid, a Black boxer already in France, and a New York swell, as they arrive green for training, get their baptism by fire when German planes ambush them on their first mission, and graduate to heroics. Rawlings, the Texan, falls in love with a young woman he meets at a brothel.


photo James Franco James Franco Blaine Rawlings
photo Mac McDonald Mac McDonald Sheriff Detweiller
photo Philip Winchester Philip Winchester William Jensen
photo Todd Boyce Todd Boyce Mr. Jensen
photo Ruth Bradley Ruth Bradley Laura

Medium: Media file,

Location: [Seagate Expansion Drive]G:\Movies\F\Flyboys (2006).avi

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.35:1