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FILM DETAILS
Certificate U
Cast
Gregory Peck
Dean Jagger
Paul Stewart
Gary Merrill
Hugh Marlowe
Directors
Henry King
Screenwriters
Sy Bartlett
Beirne Lay Jr.
Running Time
132 minutes

Twelve O'Clock High
A World War II classic starring Gregory Peck


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Plot
General Frank Savage is sent from a desk job to take command of a US airforce bomber unit, low on moral after heavy losses. Although a struggle at first, he manages to change their tactics and attitudes and turn them into a top fighting unit.


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A truly remarkable film, that manages to excite and enthrall as well as offer deep, rounded characters.


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