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Test Pilot (1938)

Names: Der Testpilot
IMDB Rating: 6.9 ( 1980 Votes ) ;
Director: ;
Company: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM), Country: US, Language: EN
Runtime: 119 min , Rated: Passed

Awards: Nominated for 3 Oscars.
Brief: Jim Lane is a test pilot, whose professional life is dangerous, and whose personal life compensates for that danger by fast living and recklessness. As such, he lives from paycheck to paycheck, and is often in debt, but knows his lucrative job will eventually get him out of those debts. On a coast to coast record attempt speed flight, Jim's plane, the Drake Bullet (named after the company's owner), hits some mechanical problems and Jim is forced to make an emergency landing on a farmer's field in Kansas. ...