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High and the Mighty, The (1954)  link to High and the Mighty, The on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 1997

poster High and the Mighty, The

IMDb Rating:
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6.8/10 (5041 votes)

Country: USA, 147 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Action, Thriller, Drama, Adventure

Director(s): William A. Wellman

Video Codec: Unknown

On a flight from Hawaii to California, the engine dies on the plane Dan is flying. As he prepares for a crash landing, the passengers reassess their lives. The template for disaster movies with an Oscar-winning score and a cast list that reads like a who's who of 1950s film.



photo John Wayne John Wayne Dan Roman
photo Claire Trevor Claire Trevor May Holst
photo Laraine Day Laraine Day Lydia Rice
photo Robert Stack Robert Stack John Sullivan
photo Jan Sterling Jan Sterling Sally McKee

Medium: Media file,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.55:1