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The film follows Gabriel Angel (Rakie Ayola), a young Caribbean aviator who falls in love with the forger Duncan Stewart (Jonathan Pryce) on her journey to England. Stewart is pursued by his nemesis Rex Goodyear (John Hurt), and the group are supported by Dr Angela Bead (Vanessa Redgrave) and Miss Gwendolyn Quim (Dorothy Tutin), retired missionaries who become lovers during the voyage.

  1. Beeban Kidron

    Director

  2. Jeanette Winterson

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Vanessa Redgrave

    Vanessa Redgrave

    Dr. Angela Bead

  2. John Hurt

    John Hurt

    Rex Goodyear

  3. Jonathan Pryce

    Jonathan Pryce

    Duncan Stewart

  4. Rakie Ayola

    Rakie Ayola

    Gabriel Angel

  5. Dorothy Tutin

    Dorothy Tutin

    Gwendolyn Quim

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Great Moments in Aviation

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Status Released

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  • May 1, 1994
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 33m

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