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According to a production directory in the 20 Apr 1929 Exhibitors Herald-World, the starting date for The Flying Fool was 30 Mar ... More Less

According to a production directory in the 20 Apr 1929 Exhibitors Herald-World, the starting date for The Flying Fool was 30 Mar 1929. More Less

SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Exhibitors Herald-World
20 Apr 1929
p. 50.
Film Daily
25 Aug 1929.
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Variety
28 Aug 1929
p. 31.
CAST
PRODUCTION CREDITS
NAME
PARENT COMPANY
PRODUCTION COMPANY
DISTRIBUTION COMPANY
NAME
CREDITED AS
CREDIT
DIRECTORS
Asst dir
PRODUCER
PHOTOGRAPHY
Dir of photog
SOUND
Rec eng
Rec eng
PRODUCTION MISC
Prod mgr
Props
SOURCES
SONGS
"If I Had My Way" and "I'm That Way About Baby," words by George Waggner, music by George Green.
DETAILS
Release Date:
23 June 1929
Production Date:
began 30 March 1929
Copyright Claimant:
Pathé Exchange, inc.
Copyright Date:
26 July 1929
Copyright Number:
LP549
Physical Properties:
Sound
RCA Photophone
Silent
5,715 ft.
Black and White
Duration(in mins):
73
Length(in feet):
6,720
Length(in reels):
7
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Bill Taylor, an ace pilot known as the "Flying Fool" in the World War, falls in love with his brother's girl, Pat, a singer, when he visits her to find out what kind of girl she is. To his surprise he discovers that she is a "smalltown girl," decent and likable. The brothers take to their airplanes to decide which of them wins Pat. After a thrilling air "battle," Bill and Jimmy land safely. Pat decides she loves Bill, and Jimmy transfers his affections to another pretty ... +


Bill Taylor, an ace pilot known as the "Flying Fool" in the World War, falls in love with his brother's girl, Pat, a singer, when he visits her to find out what kind of girl she is. To his surprise he discovers that she is a "smalltown girl," decent and likable. The brothers take to their airplanes to decide which of them wins Pat. After a thrilling air "battle," Bill and Jimmy land safely. Pat decides she loves Bill, and Jimmy transfers his affections to another pretty thing. +

GENRE
Genre:


Subject

Legend
Viewed by AFI
Partially Viewed
Offscreen Credit
Name Occurs Before Title
AFI Life Achievement Award

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