Only Angels Have Wings

Only Angels Have Wings

Title: Only Angels Have Wings

Release: 1939

Rating: 7.7

Language: English, Spanish

Country: USA

Runtime: 121

Genre: Action,Adventure,Drama,Film-Noir,Romance

Only Angels Have Wings

Release 1939
Rating 7.7
Language English, Spanish
Country USA
Runtime 121
Genre Action,Adventure,Drama,Film-Noir,Romance



When the ship San Luis makes a stop at the port of Barranca, to deliver mailbags and load bananas, cabaret singer Bonnie Lee leaves the boat for some hours to look around. She meets a gang of American flyers, who works for a warm-hearted Dutchman. He is the owner of a scrubby hotel, but also of the shaky Barranca Airways, lead by the tough flyer Geoff Carter. The only way to fly out of Barranca is through a deep pass at 14.000 feet above the ground. As the weather is often stormy and foggy, the flights are extremely difficult, and several flyers have already lost their lives. Bonnie falls in love with Geoff, who reminds her of her father, a trapeze artist who worked without safety net. She decides to leave the boat and stay at the hotel. But Geoff is scared of being detained by a woman. He wants to continue his risky lifestyle uninterrupted. The situation is aggravated when a new flyer, Bat MacPherson, turns up with his wife Judy. He once caused the death of a young flyer, by leaving ...

Director :

Howard Hawks

Writer :

Jules Furthman (screen play)

Actors :

... Geoff Carter

... Bonnie Lee

... Bat Mac Pherson

... Judy MacPherson

... Kid Dabb

... Les Peters

... Dutchy