Flight Command (1941): Frank Borzage’s WWII Drama Starring Robert Taylor

In Frank Borzage’s “Flight Command,” Robert Taylor plays an arrogant young pilot, who needs gto learn  self-discipline and restraint in order to become a good naval aviator.

The secondary cast includes Walter Pidgeon, Ruth ussey, Paul Kelly, and Red Skelton.


Oscar Nominations: 1

Special Effects: A. Arnold Gillespie, photographic; Douglas Shearer, sound


Oscar Context

The Special Effects winner was “I Wanted Wings.”