The Big Lift

  • 1950
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

A semihistorical look at the airlift that kept Berlin functioning when the Russians decided to blockade the city. The movie was filmed entirely on location in West Berlin and around Templehof airport. Seaton had a Herculean job in making this subject palatable, as this was only five years after the end of WW II and there were many Americans who could not...read more

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The Big Lift - Official Trailer
02:08 — An American pilot falls in love with a beautiful German woman in Berlin during the post-war airlift.

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: A semihistorical look at the airlift that kept Berlin functioning when the Russians decided to blockade the city. The movie was filmed entirely on location in West Berlin and around Templehof airport. Seaton had a Herculean job in making this subject palat… (more)

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