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The Great Waldo Pepper

The Great Waldo Pepper (1975)

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Robert Redford plays Waldo Pepper, a former World War I pilot who exaggerates his accomplishments in order to impress the rabble. After a brief rivalry with air-show entrepreneur Axel Olsson (Bo Svenson), Pepper teams with Axel to barnstorm all over the Midwest; later, after a series of unexpected (and calamitous) events, Pepper gets a job as a movie stunt pilot. On the set, he meets the film's technical advisor: former German ace Ernst Kessler (Bo Brundin), a man whom Pepper has been claiming

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Drama, Action & Adventure

William Goldman

Jun 15, 1998

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Great aerial stunts, good period atmosphere, and compelling story with Redford in good form.

April 20, 2007
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The airplane stunts in this movie are exciting, and the drama in the movie is pretty good, and it's kind of sad too. I hated the end, though. This movie was good, but it could have been better.
January 3, 2011
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