ACES HIGH
Starring: Malcolm McDowell, Christopher Plummer, Simon Ward

A magnificent portrail of the aerial battles of the First World War of the Royal Flying Corps (RFC) led by Ace pilot "Gresham" (Malcolm McDowell). The film shows how futile the western front fighting was, and how men were giving their lives often for no real gain. The film features a young pilot "Croft", who pulls strings to join the squadron commanded by his old school house captain, only to that war has changed him.

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THE BLUE MAX
Starring: George Peppard, James Mason

The Blue Max concentrates upon air combat as seen entirely from the German point of view. The story focuses on a lower-class officer, Bruno Stachel (George Peppard), and his obsessive quest to win a Blue Max, a medal awarded for shooting down 20 enemy aircraft. Around this are built subplots concerning a propaganda campaign by James Mason's pragmatic general, rivalry with a fellow officer (Jeremy Kemp), and a love affair with a decadent countess (Ursula Andress)

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FLYBOYS
Starring: James Franco, Martin Henderson and David Ellison

Flyboys takes full advantage of the digital revolution, with intensely photo-realistic recreations of WWI aircraft, authentic period structures and CGI environments, resulting in an abundance of amazing images many of them virtually indistinguishable from reality. The film tells the fact-based story, set in France in 1916, of the daring young pilots of the Lafayette Escadrille, a pioneering French air-combat unit that welcomed American enlistees prior to the United States' entry into the war.

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THE RED BARON
Starring: Matthias Schweighofer

Red Baron tells the story of the celebrated German Air Force Ace Baron Manfred von Richthofen as he struggles to deal with his conflicting feelings of disgust for the war, responsibility to his peers, and love for a woman.

Packed with incredible aerial combat scenes, this is the story of the greatest fighter pilot of all time.

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THE FIRST OF THE FEW
Starring: Lesley Howard and David Niven

The First of the Few tells the story of how lead designer R.J. Mitchell (Lesley Howard) and his test pilot Jeffrey Quill (David Niven) developed the Spitfire whose technological superioity helped Britain to win the Battle of Britain, a turning point of World War II.

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ONE OF OUR AIRCRAFT IS MISSING
Starring: Godfrey Tearle and Eric Portman

An excellent war movie, made during the war, about a six man crew who parachute from their Wellington Bomber during a bombing raid. With the help of the Dutch resistance, they endure many narrow escapes from the Nazis before they reach a sea port. Their attempted journey across the Channel is fraught with many dangers and an unexpected turn of events.

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REACH FOR THE SKY
Starring: Kenneth More

A story of Douglas Bader who loses both legs in an aeroplane crash and his determination and courage to conquer this handicap and then go on to become a famous Battle of Britain pilot. He is eventually shot down over Germany and spends the rest of the war as a prisioner of war at Colditz.

Bader is played magnificently by Kenneth More and the film receives a BAFTA Award for Best British Film.

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BATTLE OF BRITAIN
Starring: Michael Caine, Kenneth More, Christopher Plummer.

An all star cast, the Battle of Britain is a spectacular film of a true story that shows courage at its inspiring best. The film shows how when the outnumbered Royal AIr Force (RAF) defied insurmountable odds when engaging the German Luftwaffe, they may well have altered the course of history!

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633 SQUADRON
Starring: Cliff Robertson and George Chakiris

Cliff Robertson plays a combat-weary pilot whos RAF squadron is ordered on an apparant suicide mission to destrpy a Nazi rocket fuel plant tucked deep into a Norwegian fjord.

To make the film, a squadron of mosquito fighter-bombers was resurrected from near extinction.

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