The Flying Missile

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  • Genre(s): Drama War
  • Release year: 1950
  • Running time: 91 min
The Flying Missile is a 1950 black-and-white Cold War era Columbia Pictures film starring Glenn Ford and Viveca Lindfors. Made with the cooperation of the US Navy it tells a fictionalised story of the then recently revealed story of the US Navy's first... read more

The Flying Missile is a 1950 black-and-white Cold War era Columbia Pictures film starring Glenn Ford and Viveca Lindfors. Made with the cooperation of the US Navy it tells a fictionalised story of the then recently revealed story of the US Navy's first mounting and firing submarine-launched cruise missiles such as the Loon off the deck of submarines.

Original Release

12/24/1950

US Release

12/24/1950

Cast

Glenn Ford Cmdr. William A. Talbot / William A. Talbot
Viveca Lindfors Karin Hansen
Henry O'Neill RAdm. Thomas A. Scott / Thomas A. Scott
John Qualen Lars Hansen
Carl Benton Reid Dr. Gates, USN / Dr. Gates
Joe Sawyer Quartermaster 'Fuss' Payne / Fuss Payne
Anthony Ross Adm. Bradley
Harry Shannon Vice-Adm. Williams / Vice Admiral Williams
Jerry Paris Crewman Andy Mason / Andy Mason
John Hamilton Second Senator / Senator
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Henry Levin

Writers

Richard English, Harvey S. Haislip, N. Richard Nash, James Gunn

Cast

Glenn Ford Cmdr. William A. Talbot / William A. Talbot
Viveca Lindfors Karin Hansen
Henry O'Neill RAdm. Thomas A. Scott / Thomas A. Scott
John Qualen Lars Hansen
Carl Benton Reid Dr. Gates, USN / Dr. Gates
Joe Sawyer Quartermaster 'Fuss' Payne / Fuss Payne
Anthony Ross Adm. Bradley
Harry Shannon Vice-Adm. Williams / Vice Admiral Williams
Jerry Paris Crewman Andy Mason / Andy Mason
John Hamilton Second Senator / Senator
Kenneth Tobey Crewman Pete McEvoy / Pete McEvoy
Paul Harvey Gen. Benton, USA / Gen. Benton
Hugh Beaumont Maj. Wilson
John Doucette Air Base Civilian Security Officer / Security Officer
Ross Ford Crewman Chuck Davis
Zachary Charles Crewman Mack
John Baer Jet Pilot
Robert Bice Airbase Military Police Officer
Helen Brown Navy Nurse
Harry Cheshire First Senator

Producers

Editors

Viola Lawrence

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