About

Geoff Carter is the head of a crumbling air freight service in desperate need of a replacement pilot. He is forced to hire a descredited aviator who arrives with his wife, Carter's ex-lover. Meanwhile, traveler Bonnie Lee tries to get close to the emotionally closed-off Carter.

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Directed by

Howard Hawks

Written by

Howard Hawks (Story)
Jules Furthman (Screenplay)

Runtime

121 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

BIG As The Fog-Shrouded Andes!

Cast

Keywords

pilot south america old flame showgirl andes mountains

Photos

Lists

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die Steven Jay Schneider

#234 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Cinematography, Black-and-White Joseph Walker

Oscar nomination for Best Effects, Special Effects