It's in the Air (1938)

U 11/01/1938 (GB) Comedy 1h 27m
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George Brown (George Formby) is rejected as an Air Raid Warden and in doing so sees his potential to join the Royal Air Force. His dreams could soon come true as he realises that in fact his friend has left behind some very important papers, he dons a his Royal Air Force uniform and delivers the papers when he is mistaken for a dispatch driver from HQ. He soon becomes the butt of jokes from his sergeant which ends him staying indefinitely at the air base. George soon falls in love with the Sergeant Major's daughter and when he discovers his real identity he threatens to report him. On the day of an annual inspection George attempts to escape the base and ends up in a plane, while the inspecting officer watches on, George's plane display is mesmerising and the inspecting officer insists he should be commended, in order to save their skins George manages to land the plane and is accepted as a flyer by the RAF.

  1. Anthony Kimmins

    Writer, Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. George Formby

    George Formby

    George Brown

  2. Polly Ward

    Polly Ward

    Peggy

  3. Jack Hobbs

    Cpl. Craig

  4. Julien Mitchell

    Julien Mitchell

    The Sergeant Major

  5. Garry Marsh

    Commanding Officer Hill

  6. Ilena Sylva

    Anne Brown

  7. Frank Leighton

    Bob Bullock

  8. C. Denier Warren

    Sir Philip

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Original Language English

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