Overview

Dan Roman is a veteran pilot haunted by a tragic past. Now relegated to second-in-command cockpit assignments he finds himself on a routine Honolulu-to-San Francisco flight - one that takes a terrifying suspense-building turn when disaster strikes high above the Pacific Ocean at the point of no return.

  1. Ernest K. Gann

    Novel, Screenplay

  2. William A. Wellman

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. John Wayne

    John Wayne

    Dan Roman

  2. Claire Trevor

    Claire Trevor

    May Holst

  3. Laraine Day

    Laraine Day

    Lydia Rice

  4. Robert Stack

    Robert Stack

    John Sullivan

  5. Jan Sterling

    Jan Sterling

    Sally McKee

Full Cast & Crew

The High and the Mighty
The High and the Mighty

Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • July 3, 1954
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 27m

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