Aces High is a 1976 Anglo-French war film directed by Jack Gold and starring Malcolm McDowell, Peter Firth, Christopher Plummer and Simon Ward. The screenplay was written by Howard Barker. As acknowledged in the opening credits, the film is based on the 1930s play Journey's End by R. C. Sherriff with additional material from the memoir Sagittarius Rising by Cecil Lewis. The film moves the action from the trenches to the Royal Flying Corps (RFC). However, many characters are very recognisable (the idealistic officer whose sister is the girlfriend of a more senior officer who drinks too much, the neuralgia suffering officer accused of funking). It tells the story of a Royal Flying Corps squadron in the First World War during one week of battle, where the high death rate of pilots puts an eno

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  • Aces High is a 1976 Anglo-French war film directed by Jack Gold and starring Malcolm McDowell, Peter Firth, Christopher Plummer and Simon Ward. The screenplay was written by Howard Barker. As acknowledged in the opening credits, the film is based on the 1930s play Journey's End by R. C. Sherriff with additional material from the memoir Sagittarius Rising by Cecil Lewis. The film moves the action from the trenches to the Royal Flying Corps (RFC). However, many characters are very recognisable (the idealistic officer whose sister is the girlfriend of a more senior officer who drinks too much, the neuralgia suffering officer accused of funking). It tells the story of a Royal Flying Corps squadron in the First World War during one week of battle, where the high death rate of pilots puts an enormous strain on those remaining. (en)
  • Schlacht in den Wolken ist ein britisch-französischer Kriegsfilm des Regisseurs Jack Gold aus dem Jahr 1976 auf der Grundlage des Stücks Journey’s End von R. C. Sherriff und dem autobiografischen Roman Sagittarius Rising von Cecil Lewis. Deutschlandpremiere war am 30. September 1976. (de)
  • Cet article concerne le film de Jack Gold. Pour le film de Gordon Douglas, voir Le Tigre du ciel (film, 1955). Le Tigre du ciel (Aces High) est un film britannique réalisé en 1976 par Jack Gold (fr)
  • La battaglia delle aquile (Aces High) è un film del 1976 diretto da Jack Gold, ambientato in Gran Bretagna. (it)
  • «Асы в небе» (англ. Aces High) — военная драма о Первой мировой войне. Экранизация произведения, автор которого — Сесил Бьюис. (ru)
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  • Original British film poster
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  • France
  • United Kingdom
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  • English
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  • Benjamin Fisz
  • Jacques Roitfeld
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  • Les Productions Jacques Roitfeld
  • S. Benjamin Fisz Productions
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  • Aces High
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  • Schlacht in den Wolken ist ein britisch-französischer Kriegsfilm des Regisseurs Jack Gold aus dem Jahr 1976 auf der Grundlage des Stücks Journey’s End von R. C. Sherriff und dem autobiografischen Roman Sagittarius Rising von Cecil Lewis. Deutschlandpremiere war am 30. September 1976. (de)
  • Cet article concerne le film de Jack Gold. Pour le film de Gordon Douglas, voir Le Tigre du ciel (film, 1955). Le Tigre du ciel (Aces High) est un film britannique réalisé en 1976 par Jack Gold (fr)
  • La battaglia delle aquile (Aces High) è un film del 1976 diretto da Jack Gold, ambientato in Gran Bretagna. (it)
  • «Асы в небе» (англ. Aces High) — военная драма о Первой мировой войне. Экранизация произведения, автор которого — Сесил Бьюис. (ru)
  • Aces High is a 1976 Anglo-French war film directed by Jack Gold and starring Malcolm McDowell, Peter Firth, Christopher Plummer and Simon Ward. The screenplay was written by Howard Barker. As acknowledged in the opening credits, the film is based on the 1930s play Journey's End by R. C. Sherriff with additional material from the memoir Sagittarius Rising by Cecil Lewis. The film moves the action from the trenches to the Royal Flying Corps (RFC). However, many characters are very recognisable (the idealistic officer whose sister is the girlfriend of a more senior officer who drinks too much, the neuralgia suffering officer accused of funking). It tells the story of a Royal Flying Corps squadron in the First World War during one week of battle, where the high death rate of pilots puts an eno (en)
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  • Aces High (film) (en)
  • Schlacht in den Wolken (de)
  • Le Tigre du ciel (film, 1976) (fr)
  • La battaglia delle aquile (it)
  • Асы в небе (ru)
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  • Aces High (en)
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