The New Pictures, Feb. 8, 1943

Air Force (Warner), a superbly thrilling show, is easily the best aviation film to date. Its heroine is a Flying Fortress named Mary Ann; its cast boasts no flashy stars; its battles are not embellished by Hollywood imagination. It is dedicated to the simple and excellent purpose of showing how U.S. airmen fight. The Mary Ann and her crew, a composite of many ships and men, fight in every important air battle from Pearl Harbor to the Coral Sea, including a re-enactment of Colin Kelly's attack on the battleship Haruna. In this story of...

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