Only Angels Have Wings

1939

N / A

121 Min

Only Angels Have Wings

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Geoff Carter (Carey Grant) is the head of a crumbling air freight service in desperate need of a replacement pilot. He is forced to hire a descredited aviator (Richard Barthelmess) who arrives with his wife (Rita Hayworth), Carter's ex-lover. Meanwhile, traveler Bonnie Lee (Jean Arthur) tries to get close to the emotionally closed-off Carter. The film received two Academy Award nominations.

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Director:
N/A
Released:
Jan 1st, 1939
Revenue:
N/A
Country:
USA

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- "Lux Radio Theater" broadcast a 60 minute radio adaptation of the movie on May 29, 1939 with Cary Grant, Jean Arthur, Thomas Mitchell and Rita Hayworth reprising their film roles.More

- SPOILERS: With the exception of the rain, The Kid's death scene was copied nearly exactly and word-per-word from a pilot's death that Howard Hawks had witnessed.

- The Kid mentions that there are no bananas, parodying the novelty song, "Yes! We Have No Bananas" written by Frank Silver (III) and Irving Cohn.

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