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Flying Leathernecks

Flying Leathernecks(1951)

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Brief Synopsis

A World War II Marine officer drives his men mercilessly during the battle for Guadalcanal.

Cast & Crew

Nicholas Ray Director
John Wayne Dan Kirby
Robert Ryan Capt. Carl "Griff" Griffin
Don Taylor Cowboy
Janis Carter Joan Kirby
Jay C. Flippen Line Chief Clancy
William Harrigan Dr. Joe Curan
James Bell Colonel
Barry Kelley General
Maurice Jara Shorty Vegay
Adam Williams Lt. "Big Joe" Malotke
James Dobson Pudge McCabe
Carleton Young Capt. McAllister
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1951 Production Date:  An Edmund Grainger Production
EB; AFI
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Sound System) Production Co:  RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  102 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  9,190    
Duration(reels):  11    

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  • Flying Leathernecks

    John Kirkby 2011-10-12

    Great opening and closing title sequences with the rousing USMC anthem makes this a great WW2 movie to watch. Howard Hughes wanted this movie made in color... MORE>

  • Flying Leathernecks (1951)

    Jay Higgins 2009-08-25

    Fine war drama, but not extraordinary in any way. John Wayne gives his usual adequate performance. Robert Ryan does well. Pretty routine stuff and it is... MORE>