Wing and a Prayer
Wing and a Prayer (1944)

This WWII drama is set aboard an American aircraft carrier, overseen by tough, unswerving flight officer Don Ameche. When casualties begin piling up, the pilots blame Ameche. Only when the tide of battle turns in favor of the Allies do the… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: November 6, 2001
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Nick Davis
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Feels tougher and more focused as it continues, and it editorializes much less obviously than most movies of its genre and period do about who on screen is to be admired and who is to be regarded with unresolved ambivalence.

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Walter Chaw
Film Freak Central

A manifest-protected foolhardy was more important to champion than cool consideration and calculated risk.

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Randy Tippy
Morale boosting little gem that flies under the radar (pun intended) of most combat connoisseurs. Gotta love Don Ameche!
Aj V
I found this movie boring, boring, and boring, but if you like war movies, maybe you'll have a higher opinion of all the flying scenes. I only rated it… More