Flight for Freedom1943

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Flight for Freedom
Directed by:
Lothar Mendes

"Flight for Freedom" (also known as "Stand to Die", "Aquile sul Pacifico", "Flucht in die Freiheit") is a Drama film directed by Lothar Mendes, and written by Jane Murfin (adaptation) and Oliver H.P. Garrett, released in the USA on February 04 of 1943 . Rosalind Russell is starring, alongside Fred MacMurray, Herbert Marshall, Eduardo Ciannelli and Walter Kingsford.

Who is the director of "Flight for Freedom":

Flight for Freedom was directed by Lothar Mendes, a German director, producer, actor, and writer.

Before Flight for Freedom, Lothar Mendes had directed The Man Who Could Work Miracles, released in 1936, If I Had a Million (1932), Payment Deferred (1932), Ladies' Man (1931), Paramount on Parade (1930), and Dangerous Curves (1929). Since, he directed .

What was the release date of "Flight for Freedom":

Flight for Freedom was first released on Thursday, February 04, 1943, in the United States.. This was seventy-six (76) years ago.

What is the cast of "Flight for Freedom":

At the casting of Flight for Freedom we find Rosalind Russell, previously seen in My Sister Eileen (1942) and Take a Letter, Darling (1942); Fred MacMurray (Star Spangled Rhythm (1942), The Forest Rangers (1942)); Herbert Marshall (Forever and a Day (1943), The Moon and Sixpence (1942)) [ more... ]

  • Fred MacMurray and Eduardo Ciannelli have both also be seen in On Our Merry Way, released in 1948.
  • Walter Kingsford and Herbert Marshall have both also be seen in Forever and a Day, released in 1943.
  • Fred MacMurray and Rosalind Russell also worked together in Take a Letter, Darling, released in 1942.

What is the Storyline of "Flight for Freedom":

Tonie Carter (Russell) is a well-known aviatrix who is fighting the entrenched aviation establishment of the 1930s which has a built-in prejudice against women pilots. After setting flight records, she embarks on a top-secret mission. Although she is in love with fellow aviator Randy Britton (MacMurray), he does not approve of the flight, nor does her flight instructor, Paul Turner (Marshall), as it involves flying over Japanese held territory in the Pacific. Carter vanishes during the latter part of the [...]

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