Oscar Movies: Gathering of Eagles, A (1963)

Delbert Mann's "A Gathering of Eagles," from a screenplay by Robert Pirosh, stars Rock Hudson at the peak of his popularity as an officer assigned with the task of shaping up a Strategic Air Command. However, his devotion to the cause and harsh tactics alienate some of his soldiers and also introduces strain into his otherwise happy marriage.
 
Oscar Nominations: 1
 
Sound Effects: Robert L. Bratton
 
Oscar Awards: None
 
Oscar Context:
 
The Sound Effects Oscar went to Stanley Kramer's all-star comedy, "It's a Mad, Mad Mad, Mad World." Bratton was again nominated but didn't win for Universal's "The Lively Set," in 1964.