The Wings Of Eagles

  • 1957
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Biography

An intensely personal and little-seen Ford film that serves as a biography of his close personal friend Frank W. "Spig" Wead, a career Navy man and writer who was one of the pioneers of naval aviation. Wead had written the screenplays for such aviation classics as Frank Capra's DIRIGIBLE, Howard Hawks's CEILING ZERO, Victor Fleming's TEST PILOT, King Vidor' more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (2 Credits)
William Wister Haines
Source (2 Credits)
Frank Wead
William Wister Haines
Producer (1 Credit)
Charles Schnee
Assoc. Producer (1 Credit)
James E. Newcom
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Paul C. Vogel
Editor (1 Credit)
Gene Ruggiero
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Jeff Alexander
Art Director (2 Credits)
Malcolm Brown
William A. Horning
Set Decorator (2 Credits)
Edwin B. Willis
Keogh Gleason
Costumes (1 Credit)
Walter Plunkett
Special Effects (2 Credits)
A. Arnold Gillespie
Warren Newcombe
Make Up (1 Credit)
William Tuttle
Technical Advisor (3 Credits)
Adm. John Dale Price
Dr. John Keye
Paul Mantz

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