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Mystery Plane (1939)

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60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

A pilot invents a revolutionary new bomb-targeting system. However, just before he is to deliver it to the Army Air Corps, he is kidnapped by a criminal gang who want to give the system to a foreign power, and threaten to kill his ...See moreA pilot invents a revolutionary new bomb-targeting system. However, just before he is to deliver it to the Army Air Corps, he is kidnapped by a criminal gang who want to give the system to a foreign power, and threaten to kill his girlfriend unless he gives them the plans. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com See less
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Director
George Waggner (as george waGGner)
Writers
Paul Schofield (screenplay: Sky Pilot) | George Waggner (screenplay: Sky Pilot) (as Joseph West) | Hal Forrest (original story) (based on the newspaper comic strip "Tailspin Tommy"by)
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Updated Mar 8, 1939

Release date
Mar 8, 1939 (United States)

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19 cast members
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John Trent
Tailspin Tommy Tompkins Tailspin Tommy Tompkins   See fewer
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Marjorie Reynolds
Betty Lou Barnes Betty Lou Barnes   See fewer
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Milburn Stone
'Skeeter' Milligan 'Skeeter' Milligan   See fewer
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Jason Robards Sr.
Paul Smith (as Jason Robards) Paul Smith (as Jason Robards)   See fewer
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George Lynn
'Brandy' Rand (as Peter George Lynn) 'Brandy' Rand (as Peter George Lynn)   See fewer
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Tommy Bupp
Tommy - as a Young Boy Tommy - as a Young Boy   See fewer
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Betsy Gay
Betty Lou - as a Young Girl Betty Lou - as a Young Girl   See fewer
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William P. Carleton
Navy Commander (as William Carlton) Navy Commander (as William Carlton)   See fewer
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John Elliott
Army Colonel Army Colonel   See fewer
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John S. Peters
Carl - Henchman (as John Peters) Carl - Henchman (as John Peters)   See fewer
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Sayre Dearing
Fred - Henchman Fred - Henchman   See fewer
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Bruce Mitchell
Detective Capt. Walker Detective Capt. Walker   See fewer
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Mickey Martin
Young Boy Young Boy   See fewer
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Jerry Jerome
Joe - Henchman Joe - Henchman   See fewer
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Pat Gleason
Detective (uncredited) Detective (uncredited)   See fewer
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Cyril Ring
Henchman (uncredited) Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Arthur Thalasso
Detective (uncredited) Detective (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.3 / 10 | 41 votes