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The Great Waldo Pepper (1975)

PG
107 min | Adventure, Drama

A biplane pilot who had missed flying in WWI takes up barnstorming and later a movie career in his quest for the glory he had missed, eventually getting a chance to prove himself in a film depicting the dogfights in the Great War.See moreA biplane pilot who had missed flying in WWI takes up barnstorming and later a movie career in his quest for the glory he had missed, eventually getting a chance to prove himself in a film depicting the dogfights in the Great War. Written by Keith Loh See less
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$20,642,922
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$20,642,922
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Mar 13, 1975 (United States)

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46 cast members
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Robert Redford
Waldo Pepper Waldo Pepper   See fewer
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Bo Svenson
Axel Olsson Axel Olsson   See fewer
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Bo Brundin
Ernst Kessler Ernst Kessler   See fewer
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Susan Sarandon
Mary Beth Mary Beth   See fewer
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Edward Herrmann
Ezra Stiles Ezra Stiles   See fewer
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Philip Bruns
Dillhoefer Dillhoefer   See fewer
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Roderick Cook
Werfel Werfel   See fewer
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James N. Harrell
Farmer (as James Harrell) Farmer (as James Harrell)   See fewer
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Elma Aicklen
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Deborah Knapp
Farmer's Daughter Farmer's Daughter   See fewer
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John A. Zee
Director, Western Set Director, Western Set   See fewer
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John Reilly
Western Star Western Star   See fewer
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Jack Manning
Director, Spanish Set Director, Spanish Set   See fewer
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Joe Billings
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
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Lawrence P. Casey
German Star (as Lawrence Casey) German Star (as Lawrence Casey)   See fewer
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Greg Martin
Assistant Director Assistant Director   See fewer
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Kenny E. Bishop
Actor (uncredited) Actor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Greg Bransom
Carnival Specrator (uncredited) Carnival Specrator (uncredited)   See fewer
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A.L. Camp
Farmer (uncredited) Farmer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harvey Christiansen
Farmer in Crowd (uncredited) Farmer in Crowd (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Creamer
Country Man in Restaurant (uncredited) Country Man in Restaurant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Cheryl Downey
Minor Role (uncredited) Minor Role (uncredited)   See fewer
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Inge Erving
City Woman in Restaurant (uncredited) City Woman in Restaurant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Todd Ezell
Carny Barker (uncredited) Carny Barker (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Guttman
Poth Farmer #2 (uncredited) Poth Farmer #2 (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert S. Holman
Farmer at Fence #1 (uncredited) Farmer at Fence #1 (uncredited)   See fewer
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Elsie Julian
Country Woman in Restaurant (uncredited) Country Woman in Restaurant (uncredited)   See fewer
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R.C. Keene
Air show attendee (uncredited) Air show attendee (uncredited)   See fewer
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Patrick G. Koerber
Man in Crowd (uncredited) Man in Crowd (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ruby Leonard
Ruby (uncredited) Ruby (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Patrick Lockett
Boy from Poth (uncredited) Boy from Poth (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard A. Meyer
Poth Farmer #1 (uncredited) Poth Farmer #1 (uncredited)   See fewer
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Steve Moriarty
Airport Mechanic (uncredited) Airport Mechanic (uncredited)   See fewer
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Wayne Nowotny
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Harold Offer
City Man in Restaurant (uncredited) City Man in Restaurant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Murray Pollack
Doctor (uncredited) Doctor (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Rosborough
Farmer at Fence #2 (uncredited) Farmer at Fence #2 (uncredited)   See fewer
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Art Scholl
Red Baron (uncredited) Red Baron (uncredited)   See fewer
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George W. Smyth
Little Falls Farmer (uncredited) Little Falls Farmer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert W. Winn
Theater Manager (uncredited) Theater Manager (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.6 / 10 | 5,004 votes