Pilot № 5 (1943).
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Pilot № 5 (1943).

Pilot № 5 (1943).


  • Country: USA.
  • Directed by George Sidney
  • Starring: Francho Thawne, Marsha Hunt, Gene Kelly, Van Johnson


Action film bears propagandistic nature unfold during the Second World War, in the year 1942.



Grouping of American servicemen based on the island of Java, but to sit quietly in one place it does not give the pilot a Japanese fighter, who regularly bombed a military base, leaving little chance anyone survived.



The service of the Americans is complicated by the fact that they have only one combat fighter and five pilots at their disposal. The main task is to destroy the Japanese aircraft carrier, from which the Japanese aircraft flies to destroy the American soldiers, however, there is practically no chance of getting close to the warship, and what a conventional fighter can do against a huge ship.



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