The High and the Mighty (1954)

Director
William A. Wellman

Main cast
John Wayne; Claire Trevor; Laraine Day; Robert Stack; Jan Sterling

Genres
Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller

Description
Dan Roman is a veteran pilot haunted by a tragic past. Now relegated to second-in-command cockpit assignments he finds himself on a routine Honolulu-to-San Francisco flight - one that takes a terrifying suspense-building turn when disaster strikes high above the Pacific Ocean at the point of no return.


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