The Amazing Howard Hughes


2h 1977

Brief Synopsis

An intriguing if lethargic look at the life of Howard Hughes from his takeover of the Hughes Tool Company at eighteen, through his rapidly expanding business ventures. The film covers his interests ranging from golf and aviation to filmmaking and Hollywood starlets, his involvement in the Senate pro

Film Details

Also Known As
Amazing Howard Hughes
Release Date
1977

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

An intriguing if lethargic look at the life of Howard Hughes from his takeover of the Hughes Tool Company at eighteen, through his rapidly expanding business ventures. The film covers his interests ranging from golf and aviation to filmmaking and Hollywood starlets, his involvement in the Senate probe pertaining to war profits, his growing isolation and phobias, and his death in April 1976.

Film Details

Also Known As
Amazing Howard Hughes
Release Date
1977

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States April 13, 1977

Aired in United States April 14, 1977

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