The Flying Irishman

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The Flying Irishman ★½ 1939

Film version of aviator “Wrong Way” Corrigan's life story and his 1938 flight from New York to California—that landed him near Dublin, Ireland instead. Only screen appearance of Corrigan, whose trip was suspected to be a publicity stunt since he was eager to emulate the exploits of friend Charles Lindbergh. 71m/B VHS . Paul Kelly, Robert Armstrong, Gene Reynolds, Eddie Quillan, Donald MacBride, J.M. Kerrigan, Douglas Corrigan; D: Leigh Jason; W: Dalton Trumbo, Ernest Pagano; C: J. Roy Hunt.