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Love Takes Flight (1937)

Approved | | Adventure, Drama, Romance | 5 November 1937 (USA)
On a transcontinental flight from New York City to Los Angeles, Joan Lawson, the flight hostess, attracts the attention of a move producer, Dave Miller, and he tries to persuade her to sign... See full summary »

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Conrad Nagel

Writers:

Lionel Houser (screenplay), Mervin J. Houser (screenplay) (as Melvin Houser) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Bruce Cabot ... Neil 'Brad' Bradshaw
Beatrice Roberts ... Joan Lawson
John Sheehan ... Spud Johnson
Astrid Allwyn ... Diane Audre
Elliot Fisher Elliot Fisher ... Tommy Lawson
Bill Elliott ... Bill Parker (as Gordon Elliott)
Edwin Maxwell ... Dave Miller
Harry Tyler ... Harry Stone
Peter Potter Peter Potter ... Tex Rice (as William Moore)
Grady Sutton ... Donald
Arthur Hoyt ... Grey
William L. Thorne ... Bill Parker Sr. (as William Thorne)
Brooks Benedict ... Eddie
Henry Roquemore Henry Roquemore ... Woodsy
Carol Tevis Carol Tevis ... Myrtle Johnson
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On a transcontinental flight from New York City to Los Angeles, Joan Lawson, the flight hostess, attracts the attention of a move producer, Dave Miller, and he tries to persuade her to sign a movie contract. She declines, as she is in love with the pilot, Neil Bradshaw, and desires to learn to fly under his tuition. The airplane, because of unfavorable flying conditions, is grounded in L.A, but a passenger, movie star Diane Andre, insists that Neil start for New York, despite the weather. "Spud" Johnson, publicity director for the airline, sees publicity and exploitation possibilities and orders Neil to take up the airplane. Later, the plane is reported lost and the newspapers publish stories of the lost plane, the lost actress and the lost pilot. Then they are found on a mountain, having been forced down by the storm. While there, Diane offers to make Neil the leading man in her new film and he, forgetting his goal of flying solo around the world, accepts. Meanwhile, Joan, decides ... Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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LOVE WAS THEIR PILOT..A Blazing Romance-Thriller Of The Perilous Airways! (original poster) See more »


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Approved | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 November 1937 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Wings of Glory See more »

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Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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This film received its earliest documented telecasts in Washington DC Sunday 11 January 1948 on WMAL (Channel 7) and in New York City Wednesday 26 January 1949 on WATV (Channel 13). See more »

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His natural charisma
8 January 2013 | by bkoganbingSee all my reviews

Bruce Cabot and Beatrice Roberts star in this B picture comedy/romance about a pilot and a stewardess with ambitions to be a pilot. Both of them get sidetracked in their romance when Roberts is offered a Hollywood contract and Cabot actually gets one.

Before becoming a commercial airline pilot, Cabot was a stunt flier and during a publicity stunt when he agrees to fly movie star Astrid Allwyn to the East Coast. They're forced down and are missing for a couple of days. When they turn up alive Cabot's natural charisma comes forth on the newsreels and he gets to star opposite Allwyn in an aviation picture.

All of which is too much for Roberts who even drops playboy Bill Elliott from courting her on the rebound to take up his father's offer to fly from Los Angeles to Manila solo.

I can't say more other than Cabot's alpha male ego is bruised and he does something about it.

Allwyn who is best known for playing Claude Rains daughter in Mr. Smith Goes To Washington gives a nice turn as an egotistical movie star. Something I'm sure she saw a great deal of in her career.

This is a pleasant enough film and no doubt Roberts might have been the inspiration for Doris Day in Julia and Karen Black in Airport 75.


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