Conquest of the Air (1936)

Conquest of the Air





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This interesting early docu-drama offers a complete chronicle of the history of aviation from prehistoric times through the mid 1930s. Though the film was finished by 1935, it was not released until much later. H.G. Wells assisted on the first drafts of the script. ~ Sandra Brennan, Rovi

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Documentary, Drama
Directed By: ,
Written By: Peter Bezencenet
In Theaters:
Criterion Collection


as De Rozier

as Wilbur Wright

as Isobella d'Este

as Louis Bleriot

as Roger Bacon

as Jerome de Ascoli

as Narrator

as Orville Wright

as Vincent Lunardi

as Tiberius Cavallo

as Sir George Cayley

as Von Zeppelin

as Otto Lilienthal

as Leonardo da Vinci

as Borelli
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interesting historical pic about the history of aviation from davinchi on ward done in documentary style & includes a lot of footage of famous flyers like lindburgh & amelia

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