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Flying Leathernecks


The Technicolor adventure epic Flying Leathernecks offers two things that film cultists can never get enough of: star [[Performer~P116130~John Wayne~johnwayne]] and director [[Performer~P107685~Nicholas Ray~nicholasray]]. Filmed at the behest of RKO chieftain Howard R. Hughes, [[Feature~V141116~Leathernecks~collidicuoio]] is a paean to the Marine Flying Corps of World War II. Wayne plays Major Dan Kirby, a squadron commander, whose no-nonsense attitude is sharply at odds with the easygoing approach of...more