Devil Dogs of the Air
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Devil Dogs of the Air
Warner Bros.' Devil Dogs of the Air is very much a "formula" picture -- but what a wonderful formula it is! James Cagney plays reckless stunt flyer Tommy O'Toole, who is encouraged to join the Marine Flying Corps by his old Brooklyn buddy Lt. William Brannigan (Pat O'Brien). An undeniably talented flyboy, Tommy is also brash, obnoxious and pugnacious, quickly earning the enmity of his fellow trainees. He even falls out with Brannigan over the affections of pretty waitress Betty Roberts (Margaret Lindsay). Very nearly "washing out" of the service, Tommy is… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"It's really a showcase for Cagney's cocky charm and smart-aleck attitude..."
‑ Sean Axmaker, Turner Classic Movies Online
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