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Flight Nurse (1953)

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90 min | Biography, Drama, War

This movie is about the war hero "flight nurse" Lillian Keil Flight Nurse Army Air Corps. One of a Cadre of FIRST flight nurses in military. Lillian is the MOST DECORATED WOMAN IN MILITARY HISTORY. She was one of the FIRST flight ...See moreThis movie is about the war hero "flight nurse" Lillian Keil Flight Nurse Army Air Corps. One of a Cadre of FIRST flight nurses in military. Lillian is the MOST DECORATED WOMAN IN MILITARY HISTORY. She was one of the FIRST flight attendants for Pan Am then United. Back in those days ONLY nurses were HIRED by airlines. I'm proud to sY that Lillian was one of my DEAREST friends. Written by debi austin See less
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Nov 15, 1953 (United States)

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51 cast members
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Joan Leslie
Lt. Polly Davis Lt. Polly Davis   See fewer
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Forrest Tucker
Capt. Bill Eaton Capt. Bill Eaton   See fewer
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Arthur Franz
Capt. Mike Barnes Capt. Mike Barnes   See fewer
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Jeff Donnell
Lt. Ann Phillips Lt. Ann Phillips   See fewer
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Ben Cooper
Pfc. Marvin Judd Pfc. Marvin Judd   See fewer
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James Holden
Sgt. Frank Swan Sgt. Frank Swan   See fewer
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Kristine Miller
Lt. Kit Ramsey Lt. Kit Ramsey   See fewer
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Maria Palmer
Captain Martha Ackerman Captain Martha Ackerman   See fewer
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Dick Simmons
Lt. Tommy Metcalfe (as Richard Simmons) Lt. Tommy Metcalfe (as Richard Simmons)   See fewer
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James Brown
Flight Engineer Flight Engineer   See fewer
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Hal Baylor
Sgt. Jimmy Case Sgt. Jimmy Case   See fewer
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Suzanne Alexander
Madonna (uncredited) Madonna (uncredited)   See fewer
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Morris Ankrum
Interrogating Officer (uncredited) Interrogating Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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David Bair
Prisoner of War (uncredited) Prisoner of War (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kathleen Case
Florence (uncredited) Florence (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ruth Clifford
Mother (uncredited) Mother (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gene Collins
P.O.W. Marine (uncredited) P.O.W. Marine (uncredited)   See fewer
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Booth Colman
Australian (uncredited) Australian (uncredited)   See fewer
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Chuck Courtney
Patient (uncredited) Patient (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Crane
Lt. Will Cary (uncredited) Lt. Will Cary (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Crosson
Patient (uncredited) Patient (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tony Dante
Patient from Helicopter (uncredited) Patient from Helicopter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ted Donaldson
Patient (uncredited) Patient (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sally Fraser
Best Girl (uncredited) Best Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gwenllian Gill
British Nurse (uncredited) British Nurse (uncredited)   See fewer
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Michael Hall
G.I. (uncredited) G.I. (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fred Hartsook
Medic (uncredited) Medic (uncredited)   See fewer
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Thomas Browne Henry
Dr. Peterson (uncredited) Dr. Peterson (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gil Herman
Operations Officer (uncredited) Operations Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ike Jones
Patient (uncredited) Patient (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gayle Kellogg
Sergeant (uncredited) Sergeant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Lauter
MATS Cargoman (uncredited) MATS Cargoman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Esther Ying Lee
Geisha Girl (uncredited) Geisha Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Leslie
Associated Pressman (uncredited) Associated Pressman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Weaver Levy
North Korean (uncredited) North Korean (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marilyn Lindsey
Nurse (uncredited) Nurse (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul Livermore
Chopper Pilot (uncredited) Chopper Pilot (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sammy McKim
Patient (uncredited) Patient (uncredited)   See fewer
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Freeman Morse
Patient (uncredited) Patient (uncredited)   See fewer
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James O'Hara
British Pilot (uncredited) British Pilot (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edward Ryan
Corporal (uncredited) Corporal (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ted Ryan
Charles, G.I. (uncredited) Charles, G.I. (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Savage
Sergeant (uncredited) Sergeant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Shayne
Surgeon (uncredited) Surgeon (uncredited)   See fewer
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Helen Spring
Mother (uncredited) Mother (uncredited)   See fewer
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Carl 'Alfalfa' Switzer
Rifleman (uncredited) Rifleman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Leon Tyler
G.I. (uncredited) G.I. (uncredited)   See fewer
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Patrick Waltz
Captain (uncredited) Captain (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dick Wessel
Sergeant (uncredited) Sergeant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sumner Williams
Psycho (uncredited) Psycho (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Young
Gus (uncredited) Gus (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.6 / 10 | 66 votes