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    John Wayne stars in John Ford's The Wings Of Eagles (1957), the film biography of Frank "Spig" Wead, who started the air wing of the US Navy.

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Wings of Eagles, The - (Original Trailer)
John Wayne stars in the film biography of Frank "Spid" Wead,...
Wings of Eagles, The - (Original Trailer)
John Wayne stars in John Ford's The Wings Of Eagles (1957), the film biography of Frank "Spig" Wead, who started the air wing of the US Navy.>
Wings Of Eagles, The (1957) -- (Movie Clip) Stay...
Price (Ken Curtis) narrating, graduating navy flight school...
Wings Of Eagles, The (1957) -- (Movie...
Wings Of Eagles, The (1957) -- (Movie Clip) Stay Broke And Keep Moving
Price (Ken Curtis) narrating, graduating navy flight school with pal "Spig" Wead (John Wayne) his wife Min (Maureen O'Hara) attending, then objecting when officers choose her husband for a big assignment, in John Ford's The Wings Of Eagles, 1957.>
Wings Of Eagles, The (1957) -- (Movie Clip) Fly...
Frank "Spig" Wead (John Wayne) and Price (Ken Curtis) lead...
Wings Of Eagles, The (1957) -- (Movie Clip) Fly This!
Frank "Spig" Wead (John Wayne) and Price (Ken Curtis) lead the Navy flight team, celebrating with the Army team (Kenneth Tobey commanding), a classic John Ford brawl in the director's bio-pic about his flier-turned-writer friend, The Wings Of Eagles, 1957.>
Wings Of Eagles, The (1957) -- (Movie Clip)...
Paralyzed after a freak household accident, Navy flyer Frank...
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Wings Of Eagles, The (1957) -- (Movie Clip) I'm Gonna Move That Toe!
Paralyzed after a freak household accident, Navy flyer Frank "Spig" Wead (John Wayne) in rehab with trainer "Jughead" (Dan Dailey), a famous sequence from director John Ford's tribute to his friend and screenwriter, The Wings Of Eagles, 1957.>
Wings Of Eagles, The (1957) -- (Movie Clip) Damn...
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Wings Of Eagles, The (1957) -- (Movie Clip) Damn The Martinis
John Ford directs Ward Bond in an emphatic impression of himself, a director called "John Dodge," meeting writer and Navy flier Frank "Spig" Wead (John Wayne), who will become a lifelong friend, in the bio-pic The Wings Of Eagles, 1957.>
Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- The Wings Of Eagles (1957)
Ben Mankiewicz introduces The Wings Of Eagles, 1957.
Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- The Wings Of...
Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- The Wings Of Eagles (1957)
Ben Mankiewicz introduces The Wings Of Eagles, 1957. >
Wings Of Eagles, The (1957) -- (Movie Clip) It Got...
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Wings Of Eagles, The (1957) -- (Movie Clip) It Got Away From Us
Wife Min (Maureen O’Hara) visits Navy flier Frank “Spig” Wead (John Wayne), paralyzed after a mundane domestic accident, as he adopts a brave but false position regarding their future, in director John Ford’s posthumous bio-pic on his friend and collaborator, The Wings Of Eagles, 1957. >
Wings Of Eagles, The (1957) -- (Movie Clip)...
Joining director John Ford's raucous opening of his bio-pic...
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Wings Of Eagles, The (1957) -- (Movie Clip) Let's Buzz 'Em!
Joining director John Ford’s opening of his bio-pic about his Navy flier-turned-writer friend Frank “Spig” Wead, John Wayne in the lead, Kenneth Tobey co-piloting an unauthorized flight, Maureen O’Hara his furious wife leading pursuit, Penascola ca. 1920, in The Wings Of Eagles, 1957. >
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