The Mcconnell Story

  • 1955
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Biography

A pall was cast on this film based on the experiences of a real-life American hero when its subject, Capt. Joseph McConnell, Jr., died while testing a Sabre jet just a few weeks before the picture was set to roll. McConnell had shot down 15 enemy planes during the Korean War and come back to the United States to great accolades. He'd hoped to return for...read more

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: A pall was cast on this film based on the experiences of a real-life American hero when its subject, Capt. Joseph McConnell, Jr., died while testing a Sabre jet just a few weeks before the picture was set to roll. McConnell had shot down 15 enemy planes du… (more)

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