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Give Us Wings
Directed by:
Charles Lamont

Released on November 21 of 1940 in the USA, "Give Us Wings" is an Adventure/Comedy/Drama film directed by Charles Lamont . Billy Halop and Huntz Hall are starring, alongside Gabriel Dell, Bernard Punsly, Bobby Jordan and Wallace Ford.

Fighting their way up to the skies! The gang from across the tracks demand the right to win their wings!

Who directed "Give Us Wings":

Give Us Wings was directed by Charles Lamont, a Russian director, producer, and writer.

Before Give Us Wings, Charles Lamont had directed Shadows Over Shanghai, released in 1938, Slander House (1938), International Crime (1938), Below the Deadline (1936), The Dark Hour (1936), and Don't Get Personal (1936). Since, he directed San Antonio Rose, released in 1941, Sing Another Chorus (1941), Moonlight in Hawaii (1941), Don't Get Personal (1942), Almost Married (1942), and Get Hep to Love (1942).

When was "Give Us Wings" released:

Give Us Wings was initally released in the United States on Thursday, November 21, 1940.. This was seventy-nine (79) years ago.

Who is at the casting of "Give Us Wings":

At the casting of Give Us Wings we find Billy Halop, previously seen in Junior G-Men (1940) and Tom Brown's School Days (1940); Huntz Hall (Junior G-Men (1940), The Return of Doctor X (1939)); Gabriel Dell (Junior G-Men (1940), On Dress Parade (1939)) [ more... ]

  • Harris Berger and Billy Halop, Huntz Hall, Gabriel Dell, Bernard Punsly, Bobby Jordan have all also be seen in Angels with Dirty Faces, released in 1938.
  • Milburn Stone and Billy Halop, Huntz Hall, Gabriel Dell, Bernard Punsly, Bobby Jordan also appeared together in Crime School, released in 1938.
  • Harris Berger and Billy Halop, Huntz Hall, Gabriel Dell, Bernard Punsly also appeared in Junior G-Men, released in 1940.
  • Shemp Howard and Billy Halop, Huntz Hall, Gabriel Dell, Bernard Punsly also appeared together in Hit the Road, released in 1941.
  • Bobby Jordan and Billy Halop, Huntz Hall, Gabriel Dell, Bernard Punsly can be seen in On Dress Parade, released in 1939.
  • Bobby Jordan and Billy Halop, Huntz Hall, Gabriel Dell, Bernard Punsly also appeared together in They Made Me a Criminal, released in 1939.
  • Bobby Jordan and Billy Halop, Huntz Hall, Gabriel Dell, Bernard Punsly also appeared in Dead End, released in 1937.
  • Bobby Jordan and Billy Halop, Huntz Hall, Gabriel Dell, Bernard Punsly can be seen in The Angels Wash Their Faces, released in 1939.
  • Bobby Jordan and Billy Halop, Huntz Hall, Gabriel Dell, Bernard Punsly also appeared together in Hell's Kitchen, released in 1939.
  • Billy Halop, Huntz Hall, Gabriel Dell and Bernard Punsly also appeared together in Junior G-Men of the Air, released in 1942.
  • Billy Halop, Huntz Hall, Gabriel Dell and Bernard Punsly also appeared in Little Tough Guy, released in 1938.
  • Billy Halop, Huntz Hall, Victor Jory and Harris Berger can be seen in Call a Messenger, released in 1939.
  • Bobby Jordan and Huntz Hall, Gabriel Dell have all also be seen in Mr. Wise Guy, released in 1942.
  • Bobby Jordan and Huntz Hall, Gabriel Dell also appeared together in Bowery Champs, released in 1944.
  • Bobby Jordan and Huntz Hall, Gabriel Dell also appeared in Bowery Buckaroos, released in 1947.
  • Bobby Jordan and Huntz Hall, Gabriel Dell also appeared together in Mr. Hex, released in 1946.
  • Bobby Jordan and Huntz Hall, Gabriel Dell can be seen in Hard Boiled Mahoney, released in 1947.
  • Bobby Jordan and Huntz Hall, Gabriel Dell also appeared together in News Hounds, released in 1947.
  • Bobby Jordan and Huntz Hall, Gabriel Dell also appeared in Spook Busters, released in 1946.
  • Bobby Jordan and Huntz Hall, Gabriel Dell can be seen in Smart Alecks, released in 1942.
  • Bobby Jordan and Huntz Hall, Gabriel Dell also appeared together in Let's Get Tough!, released in 1942.

What is the Storyline of "Give Us Wings":

The Dead End Kids work as airplane mechanics in the National Youth Administration Work Program plant. Feeling that they have enough knowledge of planes, they feel the urge to want to become pilots. The boys are hired by crop dusting operator Arnold Carter to become pilots. Upon being hired, York (Carter's manager) feels that the boys are far too inexperienced to fly, and assigns them to ground work. When Carter's company falls beind in their contracts, the Dead End Kids are forced to learn the ropes of [...]

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