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The Greatest Man in the World

  • Runtime: 51 min.
  • Genres: Americana, Media Satire, Comedy Drama, Satire
  • Director:Ralph Rosenblum

Synopsis

The Greatest Man in the World is based on a genteelly vitriolic short story by [[Performer~P311247~James Thurber~jamesthurber]]. [[Performer~P17299~Brad Davis~braddavis]] stars as a '30s-era aviator who becomes a national hero when he flies solo nonstop around the world. The problem: [[Performer~P17299~Davis~braddavis]] is an illiterate boor. It's up to the journalists who've elevated [[Performer~P17299~Davis~braddavis]] to idol status to exercise the "damage control" that will make the aviator...more

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