Yes, sir. Yes, sir, I'll have my
ground crews work all night. I
was hoping to give them a little
break. We're having a dance
tonight in honor of the Group's
Yes, I'll give you an update as
soon as I know more. Thank you,
He nods, then hurries out the door to the balcony.
his mid-thirties, has all-American good looks and an
easy-going charm that he can turn on and off at will.
with the S-2.
So that's them.
Those are the enlisted men.
You're meeting the officers
They must be the ten luckiest
sons of bitches in the world.
They're ordinary men, Bruce.
2A BRUCE'S POV
Are you kidding? First, they
volunteer for this, then they
They don't sound very ordinary
Two more, sir.
You know, people at home are
losses. They're starting to think
daylight bombing is a mistake.
It's the only way we're going to
win this war.
You're right, and we've got to
get that message across. That's
where I come in. The nation's
going to fall in love with those
boys. The first crew in the
tour of duty.
Memphis Belle (1990)
Synopsis: At a U.S. Army Air Force base in England, the crew members of B-17 bomber Memphis Belle prepare for their 25th and final sortie into enemy German territory. Bomber Capt. Dennis Dearborn (Matthew Modine) knows the mission is a dangerous one, but he's under pressure from Army public relations man Lt. Col. Bruce Derringer (John Lithgow) to earn a decisive victory for the Allies. Now, the Memphis Belle prepares to take flight as apprehension and dissention grow among Dearborn's crew.