The Air War In Colour

  |  Buy to Own: 26/08/2013
  |  100 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC


Double bill of Academy Award-winning documentaries from the US War Department. 'The Fighting Lady' (1944) follows an aircraft carrier and its crew in the Pacific Ocean theatre during the Second World War. The film explores life at sea for the marines, who form their own community on board the ship, and takes a look at their role in the war. 'The Memphis Belle' (1944) follows the final mission of the B-17 bomber and its crew, offering an insight into the planning stages of operations.