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Captain Eddie (1945)

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107 min | Biography, Drama

WWI flyer Eddie Rickenbaker remembers his life which brought him from a car salesman, race driver and pilot in WWI, to an important person in the early years of civil airline service, after his plane crashed in the South Pacific in late ...See moreWWI flyer Eddie Rickenbaker remembers his life which brought him from a car salesman, race driver and pilot in WWI, to an important person in the early years of civil airline service, after his plane crashed in the South Pacific in late 1942. Written by Stephan Eichenberg See less
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Joseph MacDonald (as Joe MacDonald)
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Updated Jun 19, 1945

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Jun 19, 1945 (United States)

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69 cast members
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Fred MacMurray
Capt. Edward Rickenbacker Capt. Edward Rickenbacker   See fewer
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Lynn Bari
Adelaide Frost Rickenbacker Adelaide Frost Rickenbacker   See fewer
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Charles Bickford
William Rickenbacker William Rickenbacker   See fewer
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Thomas Mitchell
Ike Howard Ike Howard   See fewer
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Lloyd Nolan
Lt. Jim Whittaker Lt. Jim Whittaker   See fewer
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James Gleason
Tom Clark Tom Clark   See fewer
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Mary Philips
Elsie Rickenbacker Elsie Rickenbacker   See fewer
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Darryl Hickman
Eddie Rickenbacker - as a Boy Eddie Rickenbacker - as a Boy   See fewer
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Spring Byington
Mrs. Frost Mrs. Frost   See fewer
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Richard Conte
Pvt. John Bartek Pvt. John Bartek   See fewer
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Charles Russell
Sgt. Jim Reynolds Sgt. Jim Reynolds   See fewer
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Richard Crane
Capt. Bill Cherry Capt. Bill Cherry   See fewer
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Stanley Ridges
Col. Hans Adamson Col. Hans Adamson   See fewer
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Grady Sutton
Lester Thomas Lester Thomas   See fewer
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Chick Chandler
Richard Lacey Richard Lacey   See fewer
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Dwayne Hickman
Louis Rickenbacker Louis Rickenbacker   See fewer
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Nancy June Robinson
Mary Rickenbacker Mary Rickenbacker   See fewer
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Winifred Glyn
Emma Rickenbacker Emma Rickenbacker   See fewer
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Gregory Marshall
Dewey Rickenbacker (as Gregory Muradian) Dewey Rickenbacker (as Gregory Muradian)   See fewer
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David Spencer
Albert Rickenbacker Albert Rickenbacker   See fewer
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Elvin Field
Bill Rickenbacker Bill Rickenbacker   See fewer
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George Mitchell
Lt. Johnny De Angelis Lt. Johnny De Angelis   See fewer
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Boyd Davis
Mr. Frost Mr. Frost   See fewer
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Don Garner
Sgt. Alex Sgt. Alex   See fewer
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Mary Gordon
Mrs. Westrom Mrs. Westrom   See fewer
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Joseph J. Greene
Dinkenspiel Dinkenspiel   See fewer
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Olin Howland
Census Taker (as Olin Howlin) Census Taker (as Olin Howlin)   See fewer
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Robert Malcolm
Mr. Foley Mr. Foley   See fewer
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Leila McIntyre
Mrs. Foley Mrs. Foley   See fewer
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Harry Shannon
Simmons Simmons   See fewer
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Virginia Brissac
Flo Clark Flo Clark   See fewer
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Peter Garey
Freddie Freddie   See fewer
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Fred Essler
Prof. Montague Prof. Montague   See fewer
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Lotte Stein
Mme. Montagne Mme. Montagne   See fewer
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Earle S. Dewey
Dr. Campbell (as Earle Dewey) Dr. Campbell (as Earle Dewey)   See fewer
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George Kitchel
Flight Officer Flight Officer   See fewer
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Dorothy Adams
Nurse (uncredited) Nurse (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ed Allen
Black Man (uncredited) Black Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Walter Baldwin
Serious Man (uncredited) Serious Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddy Chandler
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George Chandler
Heckler (uncredited) Heckler (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Davidson
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Marvin Davis
Ticket Taker (uncredited) Ticket Taker (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Dehner
Ambulance Attendant (uncredited) Ambulance Attendant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joe Devlin
Brewery Worker (uncredited) Brewery Worker (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom Dillon
MacFarland (uncredited) MacFarland (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edith Evanson
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William Forrest
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Jack Gargan
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Vincent Graeff
Boy (uncredited) Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Reed Hadley
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Robert Homans
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Van Allen James
Soldier (uncredited) Soldier (uncredited)   See fewer
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Donald Kerr
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Charlie (uncredited) Charlie (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Newell
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Franklin Parker
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Orville Race
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Georges Renavent
French General (uncredited) French General (uncredited)   See fewer
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Leon Tyler
Boy (uncredited) Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Workman (uncredited) Workman (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.9 / 10 | 82 votes