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The McConnell Story [DVD] [English] [1955]

  • SKU: 18956682
  • Release Date: 04/06/2010
  • Rating: NR
  • 5.0 (1)
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Synopsis

The McConnell Story
Alan Ladd plays real-life air force hero Captain Joseph McConnell Jr. in this inspirational biopic, while June Allyson does her usual as McConnell's anxious, waiting-nervously-at-home wife. Assigned to the medical corps during WWII, McConnell takes private flying lessons so that he'll qualify for pilot duty. After serving with distinction in the war, McConnell becomes a pioneer in the testing of jet aircraft. The film ends when McConnell dies while testing a new Sabre Jet. If June Allyson seems genuinely broken up upon learning of her screen husband's death, it may be because the real Captain Joseph McConnell died only a few weeks before filming started on The McConnell Story, necessitating a hurriedly rescripted ending. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi

Cast & Crew

  • Alan Ladd
    Alan Ladd - Joseph C. "Mac" McConnell, Jr.
  • June Allyson
    June Allyson - Pearl "Butch" Brown
  • James Whitmore
    James Whitmore - Ty Whitman
  • Frank Faylen
    Frank Faylen - Sgt. Sykes
  • Robert Ellis
    Robert Ellis - Bob

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