The High and the Mighty (1954)

High and the Mighty
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 2hr 27mins.
Genres Drama, Adaptation, Adventure
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Julie Mitchum Actor Susie 1 1000031
Robert Easton Actor n/a 1 1000032
Philip Van Zandt Actor n/a 1 1000033
William A. Wellman Director n/a 2 2000001
William Schallert Actor Dispatcher 1 1000030
William DeWolf Hopper Actor Roy 1 1000029
Douglas Fowley Actor Alsop 1 1000025
Regis Toomey Actor Garfield 1 1000026
Carl "Alfalfa" Switzer Actor Ensign Keim 1 1000027
Robert Keys Actor Lieutenant Mowbray 1 1000028
Robert Fellows Producer n/a 3 3000001
John Wayne Producer n/a 3 3000002
Dimitri Tiomkin Music n/a 120781 8000001
Dimitri Tiomkin Song title song 120859 8000002
Alfred Ybarra Art Director art direction 183 9000001
Gwen Wakeling Costume Designer costume design 169 13000001
Ralph Dawson Editor n/a 172 7000001
William H Clothier Photography aerial photography 120835 6000002
Ernest K Gann Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Ernest K Gann Source Material (from novel) n/a 120793 4000002
Andrew V McLaglen Assistant Director n/a 163 5000001
Archie Stout Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Michael Wellman Actor Toby Field 1 1000024
Joy Kim Actor Dorothy Chen 1 1000023
David Brian Actor Ken Childs 1 1000008
Paul Kelly Actor Flaherty 1 1000009
Sidney Blackmer Actor Humphrey Agnew 1 1000010
Doe Avedon Actor Spalding 1 1000011
Robert Newton Actor Gustave Pardee 1 1000007
Phil Harris Actor Ed Joseph 1 1000006
Claire Trevor Actor May Holst 1 1000002
Laraine Day Actor Lydia Rice 1 1000003
Robert Stack Actor Sullivan 1 1000004
Jan Sterling Actor Sally McKee 1 1000005
Karen Sharpe Actor Nell Buck 1 1000012
John Smith Actor Milo Buck 1 1000013
Ann Doran Actor Mrs Joseph 1 1000019
John Qualen Actor Jose Locota 1 1000020
Paul Fix Actor Frank Briscoe 1 1000021
George Chandler Actor Ben Sneed 1 1000022
William Campbell Actor Hobie Wheeler 1 1000018
Wally Brown Actor Wilby 1 1000017
Julie Bishop Actor Lillian Pardee 1 1000014
Gonzalez-Gonzalez Actor Gonzalez 1 1000015
John Howard Actor Howard Rice 1 1000016
John Wayne Actor Dan Roman 1 1000001
Synopsis
When an airplane en route from Hawaii to California loses an engine just past the point of no return, pilots Sullivan and Dan Roman call on all their experience and ingenuity to keep it aloft. Meanwhile, the passengers are desperately trying to illuminate and heal the crippled corners of their own lives.