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REMARQUE : LA PLUPART DE NOS VIDEOS SONT AU CODE AMERICAIN (NTSC, ZONE 1)
PLEASE NOTE : MOST OF OUR VIDEOS ARE IN AMERICAN FORMAT (NTSC, ZONE 1).

 

 

       100 WW2 COLLECTORS CARDS

A terrific set of cards with every countries aircraft from WWII plus specs.

 

DVD : $13.98           VHS : $17

 

       101ST A.B. IN VIETNAM

This film follows the combat operations of the 1st Brigade of the 101st Airborne Division, the Screaming Eagles in Vietnam. From early in 1965 through January of 1967, the 1st Brigade participated in 14 combat operations. 28 minutes.

 

DVD : $18.95            VHS : non disponible

 

       101st AIRBORNE DIVISION STORY

This 1950s Big Picture Series film shows the New modernized/reorganized 101st Airborne Division at Ft. Campbell, KY. The new Fairchild C-123 troop transport

 

DVD : $20.95            VHS : $20.95

 

       12 OCLOCK HIGH TV SERIES

(1964-67) Great one hour TV show in the 60s that focused on the 918th Bombardment Group of the the U.S. Eighth Air Force near London. Stars Robert Lansing, John Larkin, Frank Overton, and lots of guest stars. Great action and story lines in this top notch aviation series. Set price is $200. for all nine volumes.

 

DVD : $190.00          VHS : $190.00

 

       12 OCLOCK HIGH TV SERIES VOL. 1

(1964-67) In Search of My Enemy.

 

DVD : $23.98            VHS : $23.98

 

       12 OCLOCK HIGH TV SERIES VOL. 2

(1964-67) The Hot Shot.

 

DVD : $23.98            VHS : $23.98

 

       12 OCLOCK HIGH TV SERIES VOL. 3

(1964-67) The Outsider.

 

DVD : $23.98

 

       12 OCLOCK HIGH TV SERIES VOL. 4

(1964-67) End of the Line.

 

DVD : $23.98            VHS : $23.98

 

       12 OCLOCK HIGH TV SERIES VOL. 5

(1964-67) The Clash.

 

DVD : $23.98            VHS : $23.98

 

       633 SQUADRON

(1964-British) WWII aviation film about the groups air mission to bomb German-run factory in Norway. Cliff Robertson, George Chakiris. 101 min.

 

DVD : $18.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       8TH AIR FORCE AT WAR

(1993) The entire experience of the 8th is presented in this remarkable program filled with gun camera action from both the German and American aircraft. The famous battles of Schweinfurt and Regensburg are highlighted. 59 minutes

 

DVD : $28.98            VHS : $28.98

 

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       A GATHERING OF EAGLES

(1963) Rock Hudson stars in this Strategic Air Command drama with the novelty of a peacetime setting.

 

DVD : $18.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       A GUY NAMED JOE

(1943) Fantasy about WWII pilot Tracy coming back to Earth to give young serviceman Johnson a hand with romance. Lots of great P-38 footage and great model work. Spencer Tracy, Irene Dunne. 120 min.

 

DVD : $18.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       A WING AND A PRAYER

(1944) WWII actioner of brave pilots aboard aircraft carrier. Lots of TBMs, F6Fs, and SB2Cs. Don Ameche, Dana Andrews. 97 min.

 

DVD : $18.98            VHS : $18.98


 

       A YANK IN THE RAF

(1941) Great scenes of Dunkirk evacuation with Tyrone Power as the lead, with Betty Grable.

 

DVD : $18.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       ABOVE AND BEYOND

(1952)An account of the pilot who flew over Hiroshima with first atomic bomb. Film shows his training and its effect on his personal life. Robert Taylor, Eleanor Parker.

 

DVD : $18.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       ACES

Double set that includes Spitfire and Eagles over London. Quality is marginal as it is taped on fast speed.

 

DVD : $18.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       ADVANCED FLIGHT TRAINING ? SNJ/AT-6

Wingover and chandelles, the wingover roll, the barrel roll and fundamentals of formation flying. 60 minutes.

 

DVD : $28.95            VHS : $28.95

 

       ADVANTAGE HORNET

Strap yourself into the cockpit of an F/A-18 Hornet. Breathtaking footage of the worlds first Star Wars fighter.

 

DVD : $28.98            VHS : $28.98

 

       AERIAL GUNNER

(1943) WWII action propaganda, pitting rivals Arlen and Morris during basic training and competing for Wards love. T-6 gunnery, T-11s and B-34 Hudson Action. Richard Arlen, Chester Morris, Lita Ward. 78 min.

 

DVD : $18.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       AERIAL MOBILITY & FLYING SOLDIERS

The importance of Army aviation in the 1950s using helicopters as troop carriers and equipment carriers. The importance of mobility through the air is explained and demonstrated. 56 minutes.

 

DVD : $18.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       AFRICAN-AMERICAN HEROES OF WW2

(1992) Documentary on Tuskegee Fighter pilots and Black War Time Radio.

 

DVD : $18.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       AFTERBURNER BOOGIE

A tape that combines hot jets and cool music and nothing more. It took two years to assemble just the right tracks and find the really great footage, but here it is. Included are some of the classic crashes, some just-declassified shots and those once-in-a-lifetime shots that you've just got to see. Terrific entertainment.

 

DVD : $18.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       AIR AMERICA

(1990) Pilots Mel Gibson, Rbt. Downey, Jr. are part of the C.I.A.s smuggling operation in Laos during the Vietnam War. They crate anything, anyone, anywhere.

 

DVD : $28.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       AIR COMBAT 4 Volumes

From WWII to the Gulf see the evolution of air warfare in the latter half of the 20th century. Look at the tactics of WWII, Korea, Vietnam, right up to modern combat

 

VHS : $56.98

 

       AIR DELIVERY OF NUCLEAR WEAPONS

This second edition shows the once-secret air-delivered bombs of the United States Air Force and Navy. From ship-launched nuclear attack jets to the largest nuclear bombers, viewers will witness a slice of cold war history that was classified Top Secret for forty years. Not only are the weapons themselves seen on film but they are actually demonstrated, including nuclear explosions filmed at the Nevada Test Site.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       AIR FORCE

(1943) An exciting, well-done WWII film focusing on bomber crews. Excellent B-17D action with AT-6s painted up as the bad guys. John Garfield, John Ridgely.

 

VHS : $18.98


 

       AIR FORCE ONE

(1998) Harrison Ford stars in this wild adventure of a Presidents plane taken hostage. This is of particular interest to war buffs due to the fact that the director was Wolfgang Petersen (Das Boot), and do you know who the evil general is?

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       AIR FORCE THUNDERBIRDS TRILOGY

Three exciting segments with the Thunder-birds at various Air Shows. Titles include: The Thunderbirds, Supersonic Thunderbirds flying Super Sabre jets, and Cross Over with the Thunderbirds on a goodwill tour of South America. Color

 

VHS : $18.95

 

       AIR FORCE TRAINING FILMS

Famous documentary with Ronald Reagan and Burgess Meredith commenting.

 

VHS : $22.98

 

       AIR OPERATIONS-LAE-SALAMAUA

In the summer of ‘42, we needed both targets. Stunning combat photography with Japanese and American aircraft. 35 minutes.

 

VHS : $18.95

 

       AIR WAR EUROPE

A collection of remarkably blunt programs that chronicle the air war over Europe during World War II. It includes an opening montage of rare, controversial photographs that document the terrifying losses to American bombers. Then you'll see official, war-era television documentaries produced at the time that explain how new tactics and daring missions reclaimed the skies from Hitler's Germany. You'll see the air war exactly as it unfolded over the skies of occupied Europe in these seldom-seen programs, presented here without editorial intervention or contemporary revisionism whatsoever.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       AIR WAR VIETNAM

The 25 Hour Day story of the F-105 Thud, TAC in Action showing F-84F, F-100D, F-104 and the F-105s, Air Power in Action: 1966 footage of close air support and B-52 strikes, Tactical Air Power demonstrates the latest striking power of the Tactical Air Command. 80 minutes, color.

 

VHS : $20.95

 

       AIRBORNE

(1962) Country boy goes to Fort Bragg to become a paratrooper, and perseveres despite the teasing of the other city-bred cadets. 78 mins.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       AIRBORNE STORY AIRBORNE TROOPS

See the history of U.S. Airborne develop-ment from World War One to the 1950s in these two Big Picture Series films. View the beginning of the 82nd and the 101st Airborne Divisions at Ft. Benning, Ga. in 1940. Then follow these famous divisions through WWII with the airdrop on Sicily, D-Day, Holland and Bastogne. Pacific airborne operations are also shown with the 112 films, 56 minutes

 

VHS : $20.95

 

       AIRCRAFT CARRIER: INDEPENDENCE

(1997) Experience the grueling and intense life aboard the USS Independence, a floating airport with 5000 men and I was one of them for two years... 60 minutes.

 

VHS : $22.98

 

       AIRCRAFT IDENTIFICATION RECOGNITION PRINTS

 (2003) Wonderful new 12" by 16" prints that are clear depictions of some of the worlds most famous aircraft. In addition to front, top, and side views in clear black and white, there are also full specifications, including mission, dimensions, weights, power plant, performance, and armament. Set includes the Messerschmitt Bf 109 G-14, Focke-Wulf Fw 190 D-9 Dora, North American P-51D Mustang, Lockheed P-38 J-25 Lightning, Supermarine Spitfire Mk IX-F, Hawker Typhoon Mk 1B, Mitsubishi A6M-5c, Zero-Sen "Zeke", and the Kawasaki Ki-61 IIb Hien "Tony". All 8 separate prints are made of solid stock and certainly will frame nicely. I discovered this fine artist and prints at the famous Reading Air Show and I think you will love them.

 

VHS : $22.98

 

       AIRCRAFT RECOGNITION QUIZ

How long will it take you to recognize these: the B-25, B-24 Liberator, P-38 Lightning, B-26 Marauder, B-17, Defiant, Sterling, Bristol Beaufighter, Manchester, Catalina (PBY) Flying Boat, Mosquito II and the Japanese Nick Fighter. 40 minutes.

 

VHS : $18.95

 

       AIRHAWK

Meet Jim Hawk, outback pilot, adventurer wanted by a group of diamond smugglers.

 

VHS : $27.98


 

       AIRPLANE II: THE SEQUEL

(1982) A rehash of Airplane with many cameos. Robert Hays, Julie Hagerty, Lloyd Bridges. 85 min.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       AIRPLANE !

(1980) Very funny spoof of Airport-type pictures and particularly Arthur Haileys Zero Hour. Robert Hays, Julie Hagerty, Robert Stack, Lloyd Bridges.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       AIRPORT

(1970) Old-fashioned movie that entertains. Burt Lancaster, Dean Martin, George Kennedy. 137 min.

 

DVD : $18.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       AIRPORT 1975

(1974) Another jetliner disaster. Charlton Heston, Karen Black, George Kennedy. 106 min.

 

DVD : $18.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       AIRPORT 77

(1977) Stewarts private luxury jet is sabotaged and sinks in the ocean, forcing a daring rescue attempt. Lemmon brings con- viction to his role as a dedicated pilot. Jack Lemmon, Lee Grant, James Stewart. 113 min.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       AIRSHOW

Two thrilling programs! The Battle of Britain Memorial flight and A tribute to the Dakota. This commemoration includes the Lancaster, Spitfire, Hurricane and DC3.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       ALWAYS

(1989) Good remake of the 1943 film A Guy Named Joe. Dreyfus is a cocky pilot who specializes in putting out forest firesand Hunter is the dispatcher who loves him and fears for his life. Richard Dreyfus, Holly Hunter, John Goodman. 121 min.

 

DVD : $27.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       AMERICAS ATOM BOMB TEST VOL. 10: OPERATION UPSHOT/KNOTHOLE

Produced in 1953, this edition covers the entire weapons test series of Operation Upshot/Knothole including the astonishingly detailed tests of the effect of an atomic blast on a B-50 aircraft in flight.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       AMERICAS ATOM BOMB TEST VOL. 11: THE REDWING STORY

Two documentaries make up this extraordinary history of the Redwing series of 17 nuclear detonations, all conducted at the Pacific Proving Grounds. The first program is a complete Redwing history while the second examines the results of the blast effects. Thermonuclear explosions and newly developed, lightweight bombs were studied during Redwing.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       AMERICAS ATOM BOMB TEST VOL. 12: OPERATION HARDTACK

Our editors rate this video among the Top Three (along with Upshot-Knothole and Tumbler-Snapper). Absolutely spectacular camera work captures the overwhelming power of a nuclear detonation. The sea literally heaves into the sky and then swallows a destroyer. Many other blast effects are shown. Four complete documentaries Hardtack I and II.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       AMERICAS ATOM BOMB TEST VOL. 13: ARGUS AND WIGWAM

Argus was one of the most interesting theoretical studies: how does earth's magnetic field bend nuclear radiation? The explanation is in this fascinating production, followed by the full Wigwam report a study of the blast effects on submarines, including the mystery of the lost submarine.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       AMERICAS ATOM BOMB TEST VOL. 14: PROLIFERATION

The title for this four-part tape says it all. See Bobby Kennedy watch the unusual tests of the Army's Davey Crockett tube-launched nuke. Then see the most dramatic footage nuclear explosion yet (or at the least the most unusual) the slow-motion ground eruption from Operation Sedan. This is followed by the first-ever public disclosure of the Navy's Underwater demolition unit (a nuclear device strapped to the chest of a frogman who would jump into the water from a helicopter) in SADM (Special Atomic Demo- lition Munition). Finally, the odd but interesting program on the Vela Uniform participation in Operation Nougat and Gnome.

 

VHS : $18.98


 

       AMERICAS ATOM BOMB TEST VOL. 15: THE PLUMBOB STORY

Two films document Operation Plumbob. The first is a complete overview of this controversial series of tests at the Nevada Test Site, while the second evaluates blast effects. As part of this series, some 18,000 members of the U.S. Armed Forces were deployed to trenches and indoctrinated to the nuclear battlefield. This film also shows animal testing, used to determine biological effects of nuclear explosions in order to better protect troops, including the pig skin protection tests.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       AMERICAS ATOM BOMB TESTS THE COMPLETE SET

Although the nuclear bomb ended World War II, little was actually known about how it worked. How might troops protect themselves? Could the blast effect destroy an aircraft in flight? How would a ship's hull stand up to it all? The answers came by detonating nuclear bombs. America's Atomic Bomb Tests is a series of formerly classified Top Secret weapons testing tapes released in 1997 by the Department of Defense. These tapes are the first look ever at one of America's most secret programs. Not only will you see the bomb itself, but you'll also see aircraft that carried them and the destructive effects that followed. All of the tapes have been digitally re-mastered and are in their original, uncut form as released by the government. All 15 volumes included. Each about 60-90 minutes long.

 

VHS : $142.98

 

       AMERICAS ATOM BOMB TESTS VOL. 1: THE EARLY TESTS TRINITY AND OPERATION CROSSROADS

Two of the our nation's most historic tests are included in this edition, Trinity and Crossroads. With Trinity, the world ushered in the atomic age itself and these scenes provide historians with new, behind-the-scenes material from the New Mexico tests. Then came Crossroads, the awesome test on Bikini atoll that subjected battleships, subs, carriers and tenders to the full force of a nuclear bomb. You will see the entire test from laying ships out in anchorage, through the detonations, to the damage inspection crews.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       AMERICAS ATOM BOMB TESTS VOL. 2: OPERATION SANDSTONE

In the history of nuclear weapons one test series stands above all others Sandstone. In this powerful cassette, you will see details never before released: how the atoll of Enewetok was prepared for the blasts, the actual preflight briefs, the drone B-17s that flew through the radioactive clouds, the dramatic film of the detonations themselves. A complete, on-the-scene report of one of the most important nuclear tests ever.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       AMERICAS ATOM BOMB TESTS VOL. 4: NUCLEAR AIR POWER, OPERATION CASTLE; OPERATION GREENHOUSE; SEGMENTS OF OTHER TESTS: DOMINIC, BLUE GILL

Five named tests are highlighted in this tape. Major coverage of Operations Castle and Greenhouse. Additional coverage includes nuclear missile launch pad accidents, test footage of a nuclear weapon drop by an A7 carrier attack jet, and dramatic video of an air dropped bomb by a B-36. Short segments on cloud sampling by fighter jets, a Polaris launch and an ASROC test complete this far-ranging presentation.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       AMERICAS ATOM BOMB TESTS VOL. 5: HUMAN GUINEA PIGS OPERATION TUMBLER-SNAPPER

Operation Tumbler-Snapper tested small yield weapons, the type that could be carried and launched by tactical fighters. As part of the series of tests, troops were brought in and bombed. In this cassette you will see Army soldiers at ground zero as a nuclear bomb is air dropped above them. Footage in this reel includes the just released blast damage tape which includes homes, buildings, airplanes, tanks, rail cars and even trees subjected to the violent effects of the atomic heat wave and the incredible blast.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       AMERICAS ATOM BOMB TESTS VOL. 6: NUCLEAR DESTRUCTION

This is the full report on the devastation caused by the nuclear bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki during World War II. It is followed by incredibly candid assessments of the blast effectiveness of various types of nuclear detonations. Underwater, underground, above the ground and airburst detonations are all compared, each with striking full motion coverage.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       AMERICAS ATOM BOMB TESTS VOL. 7: OPERATION BUSTER-JANGLE

The nuclear weapons programs had to keep pace with changing aircraft designs and evolving military tactics, foremost among these, the use of fighter and attack jets to carry a nuclear weapon. Operation Buster-Jangle tested the innovative, compact-sized Mark 7 nuclear bomb, a bomb that would soon be carried by the smaller aircraft.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       AMERICAS ATOM BOMB TESTS VOL. 8: DESERT ROCK TO REDWING

Full story of Camp Desert Rock, the Army's unusual nuclear indoctrination facility at the Nevada Test Site, along with Wright Labs' interesting history of aircraft involved in the Red Wing shots. Also included is spectacular footage of the mushroom cloud from Operation Plumbob.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       AMERICAS ATOM BOMB TESTS VOL. 9: OPERATION TEAPOT

The blast effects of a nuclear explosion on airplanes in flight were studied during Operation Teapot. Two programs fully explain these dramatic tests the first covers Teapot from site preparation to aftermath footage while the second thoroughly documents the drone aircraft and the in-flight damage they sustained.

 

VHS : $18.98


       AMERICAS ATOM BOMB TESTS VOL.3: OPERATION IVY

The most powerful shots yet ten times the combined yields of all previous explosions: thermonuclear detonation yielding 12 megatons! Includes the preparations, full explanations, in-flight insertion of nuclear components (IFI), the B36 and B47. A beautifully produced program providing in-depth coverage of a hydrogen bomb detonation at Enewetok.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       ANGELS 15

(1954) Well made WWII drama focusing on the Battle of Britain, and follows a rookie pilot who joins the RAF to fight against the German Luftwaffe. 97 mins.

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       APOLLO 13

(1979) Terrific film in every sense of the word. Follows the tragedy turned miracle recovery of a trip gone bad. Now on VHS or DVD. Please specify when ordering

 

DVD : $37.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       APOLLO 13: TO THE EDGE AND BACK

(1997) The true story of the catastrophic flight of Apollo 13 and the heroic struggle to bring the astronauts back alive. 90 minutes.

 

VHS : $23.98

 

       APOLLO: MISSIONS TO THE MOON 10 THROUGH 17

Wondrous and terrifying 7-vol. set on the Apollo missions to the moon. You know the story, now relive those moments again.

 

VHS : $57.98

 

       APPOINTMENT IN LONDON

(1952) Dirk Bogarde stars in this great film that culminates with a fantastic Lancaster bomber raid that climaxes the film.

 

VHS : $33.98

 

       ARMY AIR FORCE GOES HOLLYWOOD

Clark Gable hosts Wings Up, a recruitment film for men to become flying officers, plus Winning Your Wings with Jimmy Stewart and his personal request for the Army Air Corps. Features flight training with BT-13s, AT-6s, and B-17s. 40 minutes.

 

VHS : $18.95

 

       ARMY AIR FORCE REPORT

Official AAF report to the American Public in 1943 by General Hap Arnold. Action galore with B-17s, T-6s, P-38s, Cobras, P-40s, C-47s. 45 minutes.

 

VHS : $20.95

 

       ARMY AVIATION The 1950s

The following fixed wing and rotary wing aircraft are demonstrated in these two 1950s U.S. Army films: L19 Cessna Birddog, L20 Beaver, L23 Seminole, AO1 Mohawk, Otter, Hiller H23 Raven, Bell H13 Sioux, Sikorsky H19, Huey, H34 Choctaw, plus many experimental aircraft, hovercraft. 2 films, 46 min.

 

VHS : $20.95

 

       ATOMIC SCARE FILMS VOLUME 1

(1950-60) According to Cold War era instructional films collected here, any nuclear holocaust can be survived by merely hiding under a tool bench. And that pesky fallout can be easily disposed of through a brushing of the trousers, a fingernail cleaning, and a good shampoo. This set includes: Survival Under Atomic Attack, Duck and Cover, You can Beat the Bomb, American Cities Atomic Fallout Strategy, and the Atom Strikes!.

 

VHS : $21.98

 

       ATOMIC SCARE FILMS VOLUME 2

(1950-60) According to Cold War era instructional films collected here, any nuclear holocaust can be survived by merely hiding under a tool bench. And that pesky fallout can be easily disposed of through a brushing of the trousers, a fingernail cleaning, and a good shampoo. This set includes: Pattern for Survival, One World or None, Operation Q, And a Voice shall be Heard, Medical aspects of Nuclear Radiation, Shock: Medical Self-help Training, and Infant and Child Care.

 

VHS : $21.98

 

       ATOMIC SCARE FILMS VOLUME 3

(1950-60) According to Cold War era instructional films collected here, any nuclear holocaust can be survived by merely hiding under a tool bench. And that pesky fallout can be easily disposed of through a brushing of the trousers, a fingernail cleaning, and a good shampoo. This set includes: Fallout and Agriculture, Radiological Deconta- mination of Ships, Medical Effects of the Atomic Bomb, Medical Services in Atomic Disaster, The Atom and Agriculture, and Occupying a Public Shelter.

 

VHS : $21.98


       AVIATOR

(1985) Reeves crashes in the middle of some 1928 nowhere with whiny Arquette, then inexplicably falls in love with her while hunting food and fending off a bear. Chris Reeves, Rosanna Arquette. 98 min.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

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       B-17 TRILOGY

This video features Conquest by Air and is packed with combat action from 1942 to 1945. It also includes Mission ccomplished, the B-17s first combat mission plus Bombers over North Africa depicting our B-17s and B-25s hitting Tunsia. 55 minutes

 

VHS : $27.95

 

       B-25 ONE HELLUVA BOMBER

Outstanding aerial footage of air strikes against the Afrika Corps, Italian Campaign, Burma, and the Doolittle raid.

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       B-29 FLIGHT PROCEDURES

This video instructs the crew about its incredible weapons system, preflight, the R3350 engines, takeoffs, landings and much more. Plus: Two Nine Nine Foxtrot, a video about one of our last surviving B-29 Superforts.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       B-29: FROZEN IN TIME

(1997) Join a grueling expedition to recover this rare plane from the North Pole after 50 years - a trip which tests team members in ways they never imagined. 60 minutes.

 

VHS : $22.98

 

       B-29S OVER DIXIE

The Boeing B29 Superfortress was also built in the Bell Aircraft plant of Marietta, Georgia. This film chronicles the building of the B29 in this huge factory. 20 minutes.

 

VHS : $20.95

 

       B-47 STRATOJET

The Boeing B-47 Stratojet first entered service in 1951, and continued with SAC until 1967. A total of 2,041 B-47s of all variations were built. This was Americas first swept wing all jet bomber.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       B-52 THUNDER

This aircraft has been flying and fighting for over 45 years, and still remains part of the USAF arsenal. They just saw action in Bosnia during the bombing. Here is its history from the first flight in 1955 to its combat roles in Vietnam and the Persian Gulf. Video also has brief history of the B-36 and B-47 bombers.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       B-58 HUSTLER COLLECTION

(2000) Includes Bendix Trophy Race, Low Altitude Bombing, Bieriot Trophy, and Champion of Champions. General Jimmy Stewart flew the B-58 and discusses the aircraft in this rare film.

 

DVD : $27.98            VHS : $23.98

 

       B17 FLYING FORTRESS 25 HOUR INSPECTION

This Boeing Aircraft film illustrates many detailed inspection procedures needed to keep the Flying Fortress in the air. Engines, controls, hydraulic system, brakes, more. You become one of the ground crew as you watch this film. 24 minutes.

 

VHS : $20.95

 

       BAND OF BROTHERS

(2001) Well here you all go!!! One of the best war series ever made by those video "genius' at HBO... I watched this series, missed a couple of episodes, and now am dying to finish it all in one night. Follows a group of airborne soldiers from Easy Company of the 101st Airborne thru training and the war. One of the best series on war ever produced for the small screen. For those interested we also have the 101st Airborne World Tour Shirt of WWII. Available on VHS and DVD. 6 tapes or 6 discs.

 

DVD : $114.98          VHS : $94.98

 

       BAT-21

(1988) Air Force Colonel Hackman is shot down behind enemy lines. Now its up to Glover to get him out before the Viet Cong get him. Based on a true story. Currently out of print, call for price.

 

VHS : $94.98

 

       BATTLE FOR NORTH AFRICA

Spectacular footage of Rommel, his Afrika Corps, the Rats of Tobruk and the 500 tons of precision bombing that leveled a German fortress.

 

VHS : $27.98


       BATTLE HYMN

(1958) This great aviation film stars Rock Hudson portraying a minister who was also a WWII and Korean Ace.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       BATTLE OF BRITAIN

(1969-British) Grand WWII epic about British airmen who prevented the Nazi invasion of England. ME109s, Spits, and Hurricanes galore. Stars Andrews and Caine. One of the best aviation films available on WWII.

 

DVD : $18.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       BATTLE OF BRITAIN

Award-winning Frank Capra telling of famous story.

 

VHS : $13.98

 

       BATTLE OF BRITAIN (Documentary)

Get the real story in a film that uses much newly-discovered footage featuring the Commander, Sir Hugh Dowding, and Keith Parks, his second in command.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       BERLIN AIRLIFT '48

They saved a city because it had to be done. In 1948, Berlin was suddenly and unexpectedly blockaded by the Soviets. Rather than let a city die, cargo planes began a dangerous, round-the-clock airlift that brought in the food, medicines and coal that Berliner's needed to survive.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       BEST YEARS OF OUR LIVES

(1946) Three veterans returning home after WWII and re-adjusting to civilian life. 7 Oscars including Best Picture. Fredric March, Myrna Loy. 172 min. Sorry, no longer on VHS, only on DVD.

 

DVD : $23.98            VHS : $

 

       BEYOND THE WILD BLUE

The first fifty years of the US Air Force. Written and narrated by Walter Boyne, former director of the National Air & Space Museum. 5-vol. set.

 

VHS : $95.98

 

       BIG BLOCKADE

(1962) An all-star cast in this portrayal of the WW2 British blockade of Nazi Germany. British bombers hammer the heart of German industry while material and financial pressure is exerted by the allies. 100 min.

 

VHS : $37.98

 

       BIRTH OF THE B-29

Development, manufacturing and assembly of the huge Boeing B-29 Superfortress is featured along with roll out, flight test and final arrival at Pacific bases. 21 minutes.

 

VHS : $20.95

 

       BIRTH OF THE BOMBER

(1997) Behind the scenes story of the B-24 Liberator and how the Allied developed and deployed this great plane.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       BLACK CAT, PBY

See Catalina PBY night bombers, slow sea birds, tough planes and men taking on Japanese Zeros and heavy cruisers. 21 min.

 

VHS : $18.95

 

       BLUE WATER OPS

(2000) Using real time mission profiles and live cockpit audio, you will experience the intense pressure of the carrier flight deck, and see why the pilots of the Hornet, Tomcat, and Intruder are called the best of the best! 48 minutes

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       BOMBARDIER

(1945) WWII story of the training of washed-out pilot candidates into bombardiers. Watch for some beautiful old B-18s, and some AT-11s. While supplies last

 

VHS : $37.98

 

       BOMBERS B-52

(1957) Famous film of the B-52 Bomber and the men who manned them. Excellent aerial footage. Natalie Wood, Karl Malden. 106 min.

 

VHS : $18.98

 


       BRADYS ESCAPE

(1984-U.S./Hungarian) Adventure about a pilot shot down over Hungary during WWII and how Magyar cowboys help him to escape the Nazis. 96 min.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       BREAKING THE SOUND BARRIER

(1952-British) Documentary-style story of early days of jet planes and men who tested them. Ralph Richardson, Ann Todd. 109 min.

 

VHS : $37.98

 

       BRIDGES AT TOKO-RI

(1954) Drama, focusing on the conflicts of Holden after he is recalled by the Navy to fly jets in Korea. The flying sequences earned an Oscar for Special Effects. Lots of F9Fs. William Holden, Grace Kelly. 103 minutes

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       BROTHERS IN ARMS

(2001) If you are enjoying the HBO series, Band of Brothers, here is a powerful documentary that traces the complete history of a legendary group of warriors. Featured are dramatic interviews with the 101st veterans and rare footage from the Divisions own archives. DVD also has 101st Airborne photo gallery, plus The True Glory, a historical documentary with personal introspectives of WWII from D-Day to the surrender of Germany.

 

VHS : $37.98

 

       BUILDING A BOMBER THE B-26

Follow the building of the B26 Medium Bomber in the Martin Aircraft Plant in Baltimore, Maryland. See casting, forging, sheet metal forming, various types of riveting, welding, painting, sub-assembly and final assembly. 20 minutes.

 

VHS : $20.95

 

       BUSH PILOT

(1947) Long standing rivalry escalates when one sets up a competitive cargo flying biz. 65 minutes.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       BY DAWNS EARLY LIGHT

(1990) Cold War thriller about both the political and military debate threatening nuclear war. Powers Boothe, Rebecca DeMornay, James Earl Jones. 100 min.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

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       CANOPIES UP!

(2000) Original flight line footage, from assignment night to combat, from the C5A to the F15E, you will see and hear the world of military aviators directly from combat cameras. Air-to-air audio, barricade landings and bailout over Iraqi territory. 50 minutes

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       CARRIER ACTION

Two great documentaries: Task Force 77 attack carriers and escorts live and fight the enemy from the Tonkin Gulf. Face of a Nation 90 planes, 6 squadrons, fly to their target at 1600 MPH. Color, 50 min.

 

VHS : $20.95

 

       CARRIER ACTION OFF KOREA

The excellent footage of carrier aircraft taking off and landing on pitching decks and brutal weather demonstrate the skill of both pilot and deck crew. 21 minutes.

 

VHS : $18.95

 

       CATCH-22

(1970) A surrealistically insane film of Army life during WWII. Some good aerial shots with B-25s. Alan Arkin, Martin Balsam.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       CHAIN LIGHTNING

(1950) Bogart plays a WWII vet who flies an international speed run. Bogart is great, and we all wish we owned the P-39 in the film (they run about $300,000 now).

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       CHALLENGE OF FLIGHT PREVIEW VIDEO

There is a place pilots talk about where they are put to the absolute test. Be an eyewitness to history and go where few pilots have gone before. Video clips from the series.

 

VHS : $18.98

 


       CHALLENGE OF FLIGHT VOLUME 1 FINAL APPROACH

Unbelievable footage of pilot and aircraft in terrifying moments of flight. Pilots respond to emergencies during take-offs and landings. See the F-16s first flight a flight no pilot should have survived.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       CHALLENGE OF FLIGHT VOLUME 2 WHISPERS OF DEATH

WWII as seen from the gun sights of American fighters and attackers. Be in the center of dog fights. Dive for the ones trying to get away. Original footage shows the best Japan and Nazi Germany ever had.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       CHALLENGE OF FLIGHT VOLUME 3 EJECT! EJECT!

When there's nowhere to go but down, pilots in trouble face the ultimate challenge. With never-before-seen test crash footage, trace the progress of the pilot's safety system of last resort: the ejection seat.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       CHALLENGE OF FLIGHT VOLUME 4 CANOPIES UP!

America's finest pilots tell you first hand about flying. Original flight line footage, from assignment night to combat. You'll see and hear the world of military aviators as if you were there yourself directly from combat cameras.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       CHALLENGE OF FLIGHT VOLUME 5 EAGLES OVER THE GULF

Pilots who flew the sorties tell their stories of Desert Storm, describing the tension of daily combat complete with original air footage. From Stealth to Warthogs stories only the pilots could tell.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       CHALLENGE OF FLIGHT VOLUME 6 GO TO GUNS

The ultimate Challenge of Flight: deliver the weapons systems that make the United States the unchallenged ruler of the skies. The bombs-eye-view in the actual attacks.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       CHALLENGE OF FLIGHT VOLUME 7 ADVERSARY AIR

Fighter pilots study their opponents the questions are easy, the answers are a matter of life and death. The world's deadliest bombers piloted with an abandon not often seen in the West.  Are we really the world's top guns ?

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       CHALLENGE OF FLIGHT VOLUME 8 GETTIN' IN, GETTIN' OUT

Your job: get through to the Target. The Enemy's job: to stop you. High speed runs against the enemy. There are no milk runs. You may be blown out of the sky. Head'n home…and back again tomorrow.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       CHALLENGE OF FLIGHT VOLUME 9 OUT OF CONTROL

Aircraft out of control with stalls and spins. These pilots know the inescapable boundaries separating what is safe and what can kill. Every pilot knows that staying in control is yet another challenge.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       CHALLENGE OF FLIGHT VOLUME 10 PUSHING THE LIMITS

Aviators live with inescapable constraints: physical and scientific; speeds; altitudes; g-forces; weights and weapons. The challenge for engineers and test pilots is how to overcome these boundaries and push the limits of flight.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       CHALLENGE OF FLIGHT VOLUME 11 NOWHERE ELSE TO GO

The cat launch, the recovery the most challenging phase of flight. No job is more hazardous than carrier air operations because when you're flying over the vast expanse of the ocean there really is nowhere else to go!

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       CHALLENGE OF FLIGHT VOLUME 12 O'DARK THIRTY VIETNAM

For 10 long years Vietnam was home to thousands of American military aviators. One by one the pilots of this difficult, confusing war met the challenge. This incredible video shows you the life of a pilot in Vietnam like you've never seen it before.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       CHALLENGE OF FLIGHT VOLUME 13 AIR ATTACK

The challenge of Air Attack C130 Hercules, P-3 Orions, OV-10 Broncos and a host of civilian transports against the violence and unpredictable rage of fires gone wild. Ride the cockpit into Malibu Canyon and drag an eight-ton load over an out-of-control wildfire.

 

VHS : $18.98


 

       CHALLENGE OF FLIGHT VOLUME 14 AIR RESCUE

The United States Coast Guard has put airpower to work since the very first days of flight, meeting the challenges of emergencies, always with the threat of being overwhelmed during a rescue. This is the story of pilot and aircraft in the challenging world of air rescue.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       CHALLENGE OF FLIGHT VOLUME 15 WHATEVER IT TAKES

Be a witness to the situations that take all a pilot's got. See the ingenuity at play as pilots give whatever it takes to beat insurmountable odds and walk away time and time again.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       CHALLENGE OF FLIGHT VOLUME 16 CARRIER QUALS

Indeed, until people and equipment pass the tests, they'll stay on land. One cold cat tells you better than a thousand words nothing else matters until you pass the challenge of flight known as Carrier Quals.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       CHALLENGE OF FLIGHT VOLUME 17 VIOLENT SKIES

Witness first hand a jet that has been struck, disoriented, killed by a missile shot, dying in violent skies. In the end, pilots survive from pure instinct and adrenaline, a rush that leaves a pilot unable to explain what he did to survive.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       CHALLENGE OF FLIGHT VOLUME 18 MACH ONE: THE SOUND BARRIER

Now, in recognition of the 50th anniversary of the historic flight through the sound barrier, Chuck Yeager, Bob Hoover, Bob Cardenas, and the Mach One team tell the inside story of the challenge of flying the rocket powered X-1 through the sonic wall.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       CHALLENGE OF FLIGHT VOLUME 19 VERTICAL FLIGHT

Control is a fine line in vertical flight a balance between enormous forces pulling in opposite directions, each necessary to maintain stability, each deadly powerful in a mishap. With newly-obtained footage, you may now view first hand the Challenges of Vertical Flight.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       CHALLENGE OF FLIGHT VOLUME 20 LIMPING HOME

For all the marvels of the ejection seat, one thing remains true: given the choice, given any viable option, pilots prefer to stay with their planes and to bring them home. This edition is devoted entirely to getting home, on a wing and a prayer.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       CHALLENGE OF FLIGHT VOLUME 21 SOUNDS OF FREEDOM

True aviators know that the sound of freedom is the sound of a fighter jet in full afterburner. In this remarkable edition of the Challenge of Flight, military pilots tell their stories of trials and triumphs in the ever-pressing job of keeping America free, America safe.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       CHARLIES ANGELS

(2000) Ok, you are wondering why I include this flick and give it a great rating. First, it has helicopters and skydiving and lots of guns, missiles and other commando type stuff. It is also one of the best parodies that I have seen in a long time. Bill Murray doing the Cooler from The Great Escape is fantastic. See how many films this film spoofs and get with the Chad !!

 

DVD : $27.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       CHINA CRISIS

An exciting Army Air Force film about the exploits of the 14th Air Force (the famous Flying Tigers) against our Japanese enemy. Shows lots of P-40s and C-47s. 41 minutes.

 

VHS : $18.95

 

       COMBAT AMERICA

Heroism, the B-17 and victory go hand-in-hand in this episode of WWII.

 

VHS : $27.95

 

       COMBAT FURY

3-part documentary. Part 1 is Only a Few Returned, a tribute to Gunnery Corporal Maynard Smith who stayed aboard his B17 and helped bring his plane home on one engine. Also The Bridge at Remagen (Parts 1).

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       COMBAT MISSIONS: FLIGHT CHECK THE HOW-TO-FLY SERIES

Series of training films on fighting aircraft was required viewing for future combat pilots of the era. Includes P39, B25, P47, B17, P81, P40, B26, B29, & P38. 7-vol. set.

 

VHS : $57.98

 


       COMMAND DECISION

(1948) Flight Commander knows that to win the war, he must send his men on suicide missions over Nazi Germany. Clark Gable, Walter Pidgeon. 112 min.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       CONQUEST OF THE AIR

(1940) Zoltan Korda creates a Documentary style feature concerning mans discovery and use of flight from prehistoric times to modern and experimental flight. Produced by Alexander Korda. 71 mins.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

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       DAMBUSTERS

(1954-British) During WWII, the British devise an ingenious plan to blow up the Germans Ruhr dam. Exciting and intelligent film based on a true story.Richard Todd, Michael Redgrave. 102 min. Uncut, politically incorrect original version.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       DAMBUSTERS RAID

(2002)This is the story of a single, daring bombing raid that captured the imagination of the world, carried out by a handful of skilled air crewman.

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       DANGER FLIGHT

(1939) Tailspin Tommy runs an aviation club for juvenile delinquents, and helps to save a boy who hooks up with the mob. John Trent stars. 60 mins.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       DANGER UXB

(1978) During the British Blitz, a daily barrage of Nazi bombs rained from the sky. Some were designed not to detonate on impact, and these UXBs, as they were called, posed one of the greatest risks. This is the story of the real life heroes who defused them.

 

VHS : $76.98

 

       DANGEROUS MOONLIGHT

(1941-British) Intelligently delivered account of a concert pianist who becomes a member of a British bomber squadron during WWII. Anton Walbrook, Sally Gray. 83 min. We have only a few left, when they go…aka Suicide Squadron.

 

VHS : $39.98

 

       DANISH SS POSTER

Has soldier holding a machine gun with a viking standing behind him. In color.

 

VHS : $11.00

 

       DAREDEVILS OF THE SKY

(1997) Strap in for a ride with Americas greatest stunt pilots. Stunning in-air photography puts you in the seat with the U.S. Aerobatic Team. 60 minutes.

 

VHS : $23.98

 

       DARK BLUE WORLD

(2002) A Czech pilot, unjustly imprisoned in a post WWII totalitarian labor camp, tells a beautiful and heartbreaking story of love, betrayal, and friendship while flying for the Royal Air Force. Looks like some gBreat air scenes borrowed from the film Battle of Britain.

 

DVD : $27.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       DEATH BY MOONLIGHT: BOMBER COMMAND

Canadians at war with the Germans while in the bomber command.

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       DER STERN VON AFRIKA (Dubbed or Subtitled)

(1958) aka Star of Africa. One of the great flyers of WWII, Hans-Joachim Marseilles in this film about his life. Marseille shot down 17 planes in one day! On VHS or DVD.

 

VHS (Dubbed) : $27.98          VHS (Subtitled) : $27.98

 

       DESERT STORM: THE GUN CAMERA FOOTAGE

(2000) This video contains the actual footage from cameras on board F-111, F-117 Stealth, A-10, nose cameras of PGMs, and Navy and Marine aircraft. This is a collectors cassette and is raw footage. You will not hear music, see pretty camera work. There is no narrator telling you what is going on, what you see is what the pilots saw. 45 minutes

 

VHS : $18.98

 


       DESPERATE JOURNEY

(1942) Spirited WWII adventure of American pilots stranded in Germany, and their struggles to cross the border. Watch for Reagan doubletalking a Nazi. Errol Flynn, Raymond Massey, Ronald Reagan. 107 min.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       DEVILS GENERAL (Dubbed or Subtitled)

(1958) Stars the great Curt Juergens in this thinly disquised story about the German WWI ace Ernst Udet. Juergens plays a Luftwaffe General that must uncover sabatoge of his bomber. On VHS or DVD.

 

VHS (Dubbed) : $18.98          VHS (Subtitled) : $18.98

 

       DIE DEUTSCHEN LUFTWAFFE SERIES

(1994) From Chronos Films, and the same creators of the Tank Series here is a super series on the German Luftwaffe.

 

VHS : $189.98

 

       DITCHING WITHOUT HEDGING

WWII Canadian Training Film shows the best way to ditch a Spitfire, Hurricane, Wellington and Lancaster. Learn how various sea conditions require different ditching techniques. 21 minutes.

 

VHS : $20.95

 

       DIVE BOMBER

(1941) Army surgeon Flynn goes through pilot training in order to study high-altitude flying. Stars MacMurray and Bellamy, and was made just before America entered the war.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       DOWN TO THE WIRE

Fly with a Naval aviation cadet as he becomes qualified as a carrier jet pilot. Shows first hairy carrier landings at sea. Color, 30 min.

 

VHS : $18.95

 

       Dr. Strangelove, or how I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb

(1964-British) Great black comedy of the possibility of nuclear holocaust. Superb all-star cas:. Peter Sellers, George C. Scott. Trivia: What airplane truly takes the bomb to Moscow, and what is your proof? Call the VideoGuru for your answer.

 

DVD : $27.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       DRAGONFLY SQUADRON

(1954) Korean War story, switching between their exploits in the air and their romantic problems on ground. John Hodiak, Barbara Britton. 82 min.

 

VHS : $189.98

 

       DUXFORD AIRSHOW 2000

(2000) This was the largest ever peacetime gathering of Spitfires, as well as Hurricanes and many other vintage warbirds. See the Blenheim, Thunderbolt, Mustang, Gladiator, Lysander and WWI aircraft at this great show. 78 minutes.

 

VHS : $27.98

 

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       EAGLES OF THE CROWN

A history of the RAF, this five hour set covers the entire gamut from WWI through modern day.

 

VHS : $57.98

 

       EAGLES OVER THE GULF

(2000) Pilots who flew the sorties tell the stories of Desert Storm. From Stealths to Warthogs, daily combat and original footage, and stories only the pilots could tell. 33 minutes

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       ELITE CHOPPERS: BIRDS OF PREY

(1997) The awesome power of the worlds most advanced military chopper squadrons. Apache, Kiowa Warrior, Blackhawk, Cobra and Bolko Copters.

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       EMERGENCY HELICOPS RESPONSE

(1993) High speed car chases, drive by shootings, robberies and other police emergencies covered by helicopter opts. 60 minutes.

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       EMERGENCY LANDING aka ROBOT PILOT

(1941) Forest Tucker in sky thrills and aviation experiments in this early PPC thriller.

 

VHS : $23.98


       ENEMY INTERCEPT

(2000) For the pilot who goes air to air, precise situational awareness and split second tactical response translates into pure advantage. Get the air combat experience with the pilots of the F-15c, F-14, F-16, and F-18 as they press for the decisive edge. 48 minutes

 

VHS : $18.98

 

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       FAIL-SAFE

(1964) American bomber is accidentally ordered to bomb USSR, plunging the heads of both the U.S. and Russian governments into a crisis as time runs out. Henry Fonda, Walter Matthau. 111 min.

 

DVD : $18.98            VHS : $13.98

 

       FAIRCHILD PT-19 A PRIMARY TRAINER

(1941) Recently discovered World War II color film produced by Fairchild Aircraft introducing the PT-19 Primary Trainer to student pilots. This rare film features Fairchild history and PT-19 production. 25 minutes, Color.

 

VHS : $20.95

 

       FASTER THAN SOUND

(1997) One of the best documentaries from the gang at Nova shows vintage footage of test flights, secret shots of British M-52, Yeager, and much much more.

 

VHS : $23.98

 

       FEI-HU

(2000) The legendary Flying Tigers, called by the Chinese Fei-Hu trained in secret in 1941 and battled the Japanese in the air to a standstill. The AVG shot down 286 confirmed kills and many more probables and only suffered 8 pilots killed in action! Their tactical reports were locked away by an unknown Army bureaucrat and remained unread until after the war! Because of this the Japanese Zero would remain dominant in the Pacific until 1943. Color and B/W. 90 minutes

 

VHS : $23.98

 

       FIGHTER ATTACK

(1953) Good aviation film that uses flashback to recount Haydens last important mission in Italy during WWII. Sterling Hayden, J. Carrol Naish. 89 min.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       FIGHTING PILOT

(1935) Test pilot Talmadge must get back the plans for a secret aircraft when they are stolen by gangsters. 62 mins.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       FIREBIRDS

(1990) High-tech Apache helicopters take on South American drug cartels. Nicolas Cage, Tommy Lee Jones. 85 minutes.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       FIREFOX

(1982) Eastwood is a burned-out pilot who goes behind Russian lines to steal the Soviets latest hi-tech supersonic fighter. Clint Eastwood, Freddie Jones. 124 min.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       FLAT TOP

(1952) Well-paced WWII film of training of aircraft-carrier fighter pilots. Sterling Hayden, Richard Carlson. 83 min.

 

VHS : $13.98

 

       FLIGHT

(1929) Sound film directed by the great Frank Capra and starring Jack Holt, Ralph Graves, and Alan Roscoe. Tale of battling buddies in the Marine Flying Corps. Some still impressive aerial sequences. Co-star Graves wrote the original story.

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       FLIGHT OF THE PHOENIX

(1966) A plane crash leaves a group of men stranded in the Arabian desert. The great stunt pilot Paul Mantz lost his life on the last day of filming. James Stewart, Richard Attenborough. 147 min.

 

DVD : $18.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       FLY GIRLS

Drawing on archival footage, home movies, and interviews with the participants, Fly Girls tells the story of the Womens Airforce Service Pilots (WASP). Led by aviatrix Jacqueline Cochran, these women logged more than 60 million miles, test piloted experimental aircraft, and trained men to fly.

 

VHS : $18.98


       FLYING BLIND

(1941) Pilot of air service is hijacked by foreign spies who want to steal new fighter plane design. Richard Arlen stars. 69 mins.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       FLYING BOATS

Excellent new 3 part video series on the Great Flying Boats. In their day they were the largest aircraft type ever built-and the most sophisticated. Now, they are all but extinct. Retrace the flight of the famous China Clipper along with all the other stories from the Golden Age of Aviation.

 

VHS : $55.98

 

       FLYING DEUCES (AKA FLYING ACES)

(1939) Stan and Ollie join the Foreign Legion. 65 min.

 

VHS : $13.98

 

       FLYING LEATHERNECKS

(1951) Solid WWII actioner with good aerial scenes, Lots of Wildcats and F6Fs, F-4U Corsairs, and of course tons of AT6s as the bad guys. John Wayne, Don Taylor. 102 min.

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       FLYING MARINES

(1994) A history of Marine aviation from the Wildcats on Wake Island to the Corsair in Korea.

 

VHS : $23.98

 

       FLYING TIGERS

(1942) Flying Tigers stationed in WWII China. Exciting dogfight scenes, not one P-40 was used but only the buff would know; look for Barkley-Gow Tri-motor at the end. John Wayne, John Carroll. 102 min.

 

VHS (B&W) : $18.98                              $18.98 VHS : (Colorized)

 

       FOCKE-WULF 190

(1998) Known as the Butcher Bird, the Focke-Wulfe was undoubtedly the most advanced combat aeroplane of its time. 60 minutes

 

VHS : $27.98

 

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       GAME MASTER COLLECTION SOUND EFFECTS FOR ROLE PLAYING ; VOLUME ONE : THE 20TH CENTURY

(2000) Twentieth Century sounds from the inner city to the various battlefields of WWI, WWII, and Vietnam.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       GAME MASTER COLLECTION SOUND EFFECTS FOR ROLE PLAYING ; VOLUME TWO : THE MONSTERS

(2000) Everything from Bugs to Cats to Spectres, Ghosts, Zombies, Demons, Hellhounds, Aliens, Serpents, Sea Monsters and many many more.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       GAME MASTER COLLECTION SOUND EFFECTS FOR ROLE PLAYING ; VOLUME THREE : THE FANTASY

(2000) Top recordings of Sword fights, Arrow hits, small and large battles, Horse charges, Torture chambers and many other great fantasy sounds.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       GAME MASTER COLLECTION SOUND EFFECTS FOR ROLE PLAYING ; VOLUME FOUR : STRANGE PLACES

(2000) Mecca, Hell, Graveyards, London 1888, Swamp Planet, Haunted House and many more.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       GERMAN GUN CAMERA FOOTAGE

(2002) Newly discovered gun camera footage from various fighter pilot training schools in Germany. Each of the dozens of clips has description of aircraft, and beginning and ending distance in meters from their opponents. See FW190s, Me109s and BF110s against B-17s, B-24s, P-47s, P-51s, P-38s, Yak 9s, DB-3s, and Lagg 5s.

 

DVD : $27.98            VHS : $27.98

 

       GERMAN HELICOPTER FOOTAGE

(1938-41) One of the rarest tapes that I have ever come across, is this film footage shot by Ernst Udet, who was awarded the Blue Max in WWI. Udet shot this footage with a small hand held camera and it is believed tobe some of the only footage of the FL184, FL265, and FL282 Helicopters. See early landings aboard ship, pulling cars, high speed maneuvers, and rescue testing of downed pilots. Incredible footage. Quality is not the best. In addition, there is some private footage of the 1956 Farnsworth Airshow. That quality if very poor, but you can see some great aircraft.

 

VHS : $27.98            DVD : $27.98

 


       GLADIATORS OF WAR, RAF FIGHTER COMMAND

(2002) The RAF Fighter Command from its birth in WWI to its expansion in WWII. Former pilots remember some extraordinary stories from their battles with Goering's men. 50 minutes.

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       GLADIATORS OF WWII, KAMIKAZES

(2002) In the Middle Ages a breed of Japanese warrior known as the Samurai followed the Bushido code. Death held no fears for the Bushido warrior, who believed that if he died in battle he would be reincarnated. He was unswervingly loyal and obedient to his Emperor, whom he regarded as God. This is their story and their battle. 50 minutes.

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       GOD IS MY CO-PILOT

(1945) Yep, this is the one I have been waiting for. Was able to convince Warner Brothers that this is the all-time favorite film for aviation buffs. The Robert L. Scott story and his adventures with the Flying Tigers in China. As of this writing, Scotty is still going strong down in Macon, Georgia. This is one of the films that got me into video collecting, I used to watch it when I was knee high to a...! A little dated, but still great entertainment and a top VideoGuru pick. By the way, if you like this one, be sure to see the documentary, Fei-Hu, 24.98 (which means flying tiger in Chinese).

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       GROUND POUNDERS

(2000) There are pilots...and then there are ground pounders. They live inside the threat ring delivering close air-to-ground support of battlefield ops. F-16 Falcon, A-10 Warthog, and the AV-8 Harrier pilots take us on and into the hottest conditions around. 48 minutes

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       GUN CAMERA ACTION FROM WWII

(1999) One of the best sellers from England is this truly remarkable collection of footage from WWII gun cameras. Includes Me109s and FW190s tearing into a formation of B-17 Flying Fortresses and P-40s, P-51s, Zeros and many other dogfights of the war. Color/B&W, 50 minutes.

 

VHS : $27.98

 

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       HANS-JOACHIM MARSEILLE

(1997) New documentary from IHF Studios on the WWII Star of Africa.

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       HISTORY OF THE KEHLSTEIN

(2001) Historical review of Hitlers teahouse. First public showing of 101st Airborne Division occupying Berchtesgaden and the Alpine fortress. The bombing of Obersalzberg and more. 60 minutes.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       HISTORY OF THE MIG

(1993) Here is new footage released by the Central Russian Archive that details Artem Ivanovich Mikoyan and his development of one of the worlds deadliest aircraft. 52 minutes

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       HISTORY OF THE MIG

(1998) This Russian TV documentary relates the history of the aircraft designed and created by Artyom Mikoyan from WWII thru the modern jets.

 

VHS : $27.98

 

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       I WAS A FIREMAN

(1998) This is the story of a day in the life of an AFS unit during the height of the Blitz culminating in a spectacular attempt to tackle the fires raging in a munitions factory. 72 minutes

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       IRON ANGEL

(1964) Special squadron must knock out North Korean mortar that is blocking a crucial road. 78 mins.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       ISLAND AT THE TOP OF THE WORLD

(1974) Arctic expedition stumbles across lost Viking civilization. David Hartman, Donald Sinden. 93 min.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

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       JAPANESE AIRPOWER OF WWII

(2000) For a time, the Japanese airforce was very much in the ascendancy and their star performers, the Aichi D3A dive-bomber, the Zero were wrecking havoc amongst their enemies. 52 minutes

 

VHS : $27.98


       JET PILOT

(1957) American pilot Wayne falls in love with Russian jet ace Leigh. Some of the stunt flying done by Chuck Yeager. John Wayne, Janet Leigh. 112 min.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       JOURNEY TOGETHER

(1945) Richard Attenborough and Edward G. Robinson star in this dramatic story of aircrew training and the strain of success and failure.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       JUDGEMENT IN BERLIN

(1988) U.S. judge Sheen has to determine if the hijacking of an East German jet into Berlin is justified. Martin Sheen, Sam Wanamaker. 92 min.

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       JUST AUSTRALIAN PLANES

(2000) Australian production that covers a huge host of aircraft including: Balloons, Tiger Moths, ultra lites, trikes and kites, Flying Boats, gliders, engineless planes, Fokkers, Royal Australian Airforce History from the beginning in WWI to the F111s, and much more!

 

VHS : $27.98

 

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       KAMIKAZE

(1968) WWII feature film from Toho Studios tells the story of a crack Japanese squadron.

 

VHS : $37.98

 

       KEEP EM FLYING

(1941) Abbott, Costello are unable to accustom themselves to Air Force discipline.

 

VHS : $13.98

 

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       LADIES CRAVE EXCITEMENT

(1935) One of the best Mascot films ever. Fosters a newsreel man involved with a spoiled rich girl who disrupts the airshow by flying in with her autogyro. Great look at newsreel making in the ‘30s.

 

VHS : $22.98

 

       LAST FLIGHT OF NOAHS ARK

(1980) Disney adventure with orphans that must get off a desert island with their animals. Most importantly, there is a vintage B-29 bomber in the film.

 

DVD : $27.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       LONDON AT WAR

(1998) Though all of the odds and against tremendous adversity the Londoners survived the Blitz and pulled together to resist the German assault. 60 minutes

 

VHS : $27.98

 

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       MALTA STORY

(1955) Alec Guinness stars in this World War II story of the battle for Malta. Good Italian Capronis shots with Spitfires and Hurricanes.

 

VHS : $37.98

 

       MEMPHIS BELLE

(1990-British) This film provides an exciting fictional reenactment of the famous B-17s final bombing raid over Germany during WWII. Matthew Modine, Eric Stoltz. 101 minutes.

 

DVD : $27.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       MEN OF THE FIGHTING LADY

(1954) Korean War actioner, focusing on the lives of the men on U.S. aircraft carrier. Van Johnson, Walter Pidgeon. 80 min.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       MIDWAY

(1976) Story of the battle of Midway. Charlton Heston, Henry Fonda. 132 min.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       MILDENHALL AIR FETE 2001

(2001) Almost 300,000 visitors flocked to Suffolk in 2001 for two of the best flying days at one of Britains largest airshow events. See the Stratofortress, Gripen, Lancer, Stratotanker, Hercules, Globemaster, Warthog, and many other great aircraft.

 

VHS : $27.98

 


       MILDENHALL AIR FETE ‘98

(1998) Fast and furious, 10 countries supplied jets, transports, helicopters, and great aerobatic teams. 60 minutes

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       MOSQUITO SQUADRON

(1969-British) Story of Canadian- born RAF pilots crucial behind-the-lines mission to destroy Germanys ultimate weapon project. Some think it is a continuation of 633 Squadron. Some great shots of the Mosquito in action.

 

DVD : $18.98            VHS : $27.98

 

       MOST DANGEROUS MOMENT

(1994) In 1942 a young Canadian airman and his Catalina recon crew spotted the Japanese preparing to attack on Ceylon and the British Fleet. Though there were many losses, due to their warning, the British fleet was saved. 61 minutes.

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       MURPHYS WAR

(1971-British) British seaman only survivor of German massacre, out to get revenge. Peter OToole, Sian Phillips. 108 min.

 

VHS : $13.98

 

       MYSTERY PLANE

(1939) Tailspin Tommy invents a bomb-dropping mechanism and must elude a group of spies who are led by Tommys mentor. John Trent stars. 60 mins.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

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       NATIONAL AIR RACES

(1947-48) The 1947 race includes scenes from Bendix, Goodyear, Halle, Kendall, Schio, and Tinnerman events. See spectacular crackup of Hardwick in his P-51 Mustang and witness P-80s perform at almost 500 mph. Airshow features Curtis Jr. aerobatics and Blue Angels in Bearcats. 1948 race includes Paul Mantz, P-38s, Corsairs and P-51s. And much more

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       NIGHT BOMBERS

(1981) The RAF Bomber Command was sending massive raids almost every night into the heart of Berlin. This is the story of one of them. 59 minutes.

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       NO HIGHWAY IN THE SKY

(1955) Could it be that Col. Jimmy Stewarts mass of aviation films be related to his wartime pursuits? Here is another Stewart classic with Dietrich and a faulty tail on the airplane.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       NO TIME FOR SERGEANTS

(1960) Andy Griffith stars in this great fun film of after WWII Air Force life. One of the great air comedies.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       NO TIME FOR SERGEANTS

(1955) This one is the first TV performance of the Broadway show and also stars Andy before he went and made the above movie. Also extremely good and extremely funny, but with a little different slant.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

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       OBERSALZBERG: MAY 5TH, 1945

(2001) The elite 101st was ordered to secure Berchtesgaden, Hitlers Berghof, and the Eagles Nest. Footage shows exploration of Hitlers private bunkers and how many of todays military collectibles were discovered by Americans. 35 minutes.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       ONE OF OUR AIRCRAFT IS MISSING

(1942-British) Thoughtful study of RAF pilots who crash-land in the Netherlands. Godfrey Tearle, Eric Portman. 106 min.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       ONLY ANGELS HAVE WINGS

(1939) Mail pilots stationed in South America heat up when a showgirl is tossed into the stew. Neat Ford Trimotors and Pilgrims. Cary Grant, Jean Arthur. 121 min.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

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       PARACHUTE BATALLION

SKU: NFV1198

(1941) 501st Parachute Battalion at Fort Benning, Georgia helped make this film about three men who join the army and train to become part of the parachute corps. 75 mins.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       PIECE OF CAKE

(1989) Another of those great British mini-series, that follows a RAF Hornet squadron through WWII, lots of Spits and Hurricanes in this 6 volume set. BBC Production. On VHS or DVD.

 

DVD : $57.98            VHS : $76.98

 

       PUT THAT LIGHT OUT!

(2000) Tells the truly extraordinary story of the British people preparing for war and living through the momentous events of the Phoney War. 75 minutes

 

VHS : $27.98

 

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       Q PLANES

(1939-British) Espionage tale with masterminds stealing British aircraft secrets. Laurence Olivier, Ralph Richardson. 78 min.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

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       REACH FOR THE SKY

(1956-British) British pilot overcomes leg injury to become an ace pilot; escapes from a German prison only to be sent to Colditz. DVD is region 2/PAL. Need international player to watch. Kenneth More, Muriel Pavlow. 123 min.

 

DVD REGION 2/PAL : $37.98        VHS : $27.98

 

       RED ARROWS

(1999) The worlds best known acrobatic display team puts on its show for us that demonstrates the excellence of the RAF. 55 minutes

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       REMEMBER THE STIRLING

(1994) The first real aerial battleship for the RAF, she was 18 feet longer than the Lancaster, and she was the first of the RAFs trio of four engined bombers. This is her story.

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       RIGHT STUFF

(1983) The birth of Americas space program taken from Tom Wolfes best-selling book, and tied to the story of test pilot Chuck Yeager. Sam Shepard, Scott Glenn. 193 minutes. Now available in a Deluxe Edition, two disc set with 13 additional scenes and many extras.

 

DELUXE DVD : $27.98            DVD : $27.98           VHS : $27.98

 

       ROYAL AIR FORCE - ATTACK

(1998) The only policy against Nazi Germany was all out attack. This is a compilation of the very best action reports made by the RAF film unit for the GEN newsreels. 60 minutes

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       RUSSIAN AIRBORNE

(1979) Russian film just in Russian and without subtitles. Modern.

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       RUSSIAN AIRBORNE SPETZNAZ

(1980S) Russian film about the Spetznaz. Just in Russian and in color

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       RUSSIAN AVIATION

(1998) This Russian TV documentary covers the history of aviation in the Soviet Union, from the early years thru WWII and into the Jet age.

 

VHS : $27.98

 

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       SHADOW ON THE SUN

(1988) Dramatization of the life of Beryl Markham, pioneer 30s aviatrix, African bush pilot, horse trainer, and adventuress. Stefanie Powers, Niamh Cusack. 200 min.

 

VHS : $27.98

 


       SHIPS WITH WINGS

(1941) This tribute brings the tragedy of war directly to us. We see its pilots braving bomb craters to land, re-arm and take off once again to challenge the Luftwaffe. Stars Leslie Banks and Michael Rennie.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       SHORT SUNDERLAND

(1999) This fascinating video illustrates the story of the Short Sunderland utilizing both archive and modern footage. The finest of all the flying boats to serve with the RAF. 55 minutes

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       SKY PATROL

(1939) Tailspin Tommy must rescue a gun-shy Sky Patrol candidate who has been shot down by gunrunners trying to smuggle weapons. 60 mins.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       SKY PIRATES

(1986-Australian) An aircraft crashes through a time warp. John Hargreaves, Meredith Phillips. 86 min.

 

VHS : $76.98

 

       SLAUGHTERHOUSE FIVE

(1972) Strange WWII/Sci-Fi story that has main character a prisoner of the Germans at Dresden

 

DVD : $27.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       SLOW AIRPLANE

(1943) Russian film just in Russian and without subtitles. Russian Air Force during WW2.

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       SPACE COWBOYS

(2000) Clint Eastwood, Donald Southerland, James Garner and many more head this tribute to the aging astronauts. Lots of great aviation and space shots plus a fun plot and some Kelleys Heroes flashbacks make this a must for every home.

 

DVD : $27.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       SPIRIT OF ST. LOUIS

(1957) The story of Lindberghs flight across the Atlantic. James Stewart, Patricia Smith. 138 min.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       SPITFIRE - POWER, GRACE, & GLORY

(1998) Takes a fresh look at the decisions behind the aircraft, its design, testing, complicated manufacture and operational life. 57 minutes

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       SQUADRON OF DOOM

(1936) Murderous organization tries to stop several countries from forming a world-wide Clipper Ship air service. Feature version of the serial Ace Drummond. 70 mins.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN

(1946-British) Unusual story of a pilot during WWII who claims he was accidentally chosen to die, and must now plead for his life in a Heavenly court. David Niven, Kim Hunter. 104 min.

 

VHS: $18.98

 

       STAR OF AFRIKA XMAS SPECIAL

Here is the story of one of Germany's famous aces, Joachim Marseille. Shirt has list of kills on back. Ball cap has famous Afrika Korps palm tree symbol. Film was made in 1959 and details his life and tragic death. $73. value on sale for $59.98

 

DVD : $57.98

 

       STEAL THE SKY

(1988) American spy Hemingway is recruited by the Mossad to seduce Iraqi pilot Cross to defect, with his MIG fighter, to Israel. Mariel Hemingway, Ben Cross. 108 minutes.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       STORY OF VERNON & IRENE CASTLE

(1939) Entertaining musical of Astaire becoming a flying instructor at Kelly Field in 1917, only to die in a tragic crash. True story with real SE5s and Jennys to enjoy.

 

VHS : $18.98

 


       STRATEGIC AIR COMMAND

(1955) Baseball player recalled to air force duty. June Allyson, James Stewart.

 

VHS : $13.98

 

       STUNT PILOT WITH TAILSPIN TOMMY

(1939) Not-bad Tailspin Tommy tale has him joining a movie studio as a flyer, which involves danger and murder. John Trent, Marjorie Reynolds. 62 min.

 

VHS : $23.98

 

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       TAILSPIN TOMMY SKY PATROL

(1939) Tommy helps a young aviator find his courage, while rounding up a group of sea-bound smugglers. Loaded with great bi-planes and amphibians from the 1930s. John Trent, Marjorie Reynolds.

 

VHS : $23.98

 

       TAILSPIN TOMMY: THE GREAT AIR MYSTERY

(1935) 12 chapters of the series starring Clark Williams and Noah Beery Jr.

 

VHS : $33.98

 

       TARNISHED ANGELS

Rock Hudson and Robert Stack star in this daredevil story of circus barnstormers.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       TASK FORCE

(1949) Well-made story of a Naval officers career, tracing aircraft carrier development. Color and B&W all in one film, Gary Cooper, Jane Wyatt. 116 min.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       TEST FLIGHTS

(1998) This is the story behind all the test flights that you can imagine, from the X-15 to the X33. 3-volume series .

 

VHS : $56.98

 

       TEST PILOT

(1938) Tracy steals film as Gables mechanic/pal in story of daredevils who try out new aircraft. Check out the Severesky P-35, Harlow PJC-2, Ryan ST, and Early B-17. Gable, Myrna Loy, Spencer Tracy. 118 min.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       TEST PILOT & COMMITTED

(19?) Test Pilot with John Agar plus Alan Ladd in Committed. G.E Theatre hosted by Ronald Reagan. 60 minutes.

 

VHS : $23.98

 

       THE ATOMIC BOMB

HHH The birth of the A-Bomb from the Nazi oppression that forced scientists to flee to the west all the way to Hiroshima.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       THE BIG LIFT

(1950) American pilots involved in Berlin airlift and their romances with German women. Montgomery Clift,

 

DVD : $18.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       THE BRITISH BOMBERS

HHH Success story of the famed British Royal Air Force piston engine aircraft. The Manchester, Lancaster, and Shackleton are featured here including war efforts in Singapore, Yemen, and Malaysia.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       THE COURT-MARTIAL

(1955) Story about the trial of military pioneer who in 1925 predicted the Jap-anese attack. Made at old Rosemead Airport. Check out authentic OX-5 Jennies, DH-4s. Gary Cooper, Charles Bickford. 100 min.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       THE DAWN PATROL

(1938) Remake of 1930; Rathbone is a stern officer forced to send up green recruits. Probably the best WWI flying film ever made. Watch for Nierport 28s, Wichita Fokkers, and two Thomas-Morse crashes by the famed Dick Grace. Errol Flynn, Basil Rathbone, David Niven. 103 min.

 

VHS : $18.98

 


       THE FIGHTING LADY

Here are Hellcats, Avengers, Dauntless Dive Bombers a thousand strong. Narrated by Robert Taylor, these battle-scarred planes take off again and again.

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       THE FINAL COUNTDOWN (A FEW LEFT)

(1980) An aircraft carrier enters a time-warp and finds itself in the Pacific just before the attack on Pearl Harbor.

 

VHS : $240.00

 

       THE FIRST JET FIGHTERS

HHH The worlds first turbo jet powered airliner, the British Comet. First jet landing carrier, first flights around the world. Three terrible crashes that almost grounded jets forever. Birth of the Nimrod.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       THE FLYING IRISHMAN

(1950) Biography of Douglas Wrong Way Corrigan, his flight to Ireland instead of California in a delapidated old junk. Douglas Corrigan,

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       THE HURRICANE AT WAR

(1995) A detailed film history of the Harker Hurricane from the Hurricane I-IV version which served with distinction in the Pacific.

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       THE HYDROGEN BOMB

HHH Interviews with Teller and others who worked on H-bomb. Los Alamos Lab, Operation Mike, Operation Castle.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       THE INCREDIBLE GEE BEE’S

HHHH It is safe to say that no single model in air racing history has ever attained such a dominant place in the memory and affection of racing enthusiasts.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       THE LAST STARFIGHTER

(1984) Sci-fi fantasy about a youngster whose video-game prowess makes him a prime recruit to help save real-life planet. Lance Guest, Robert Preston. 100 min.

 

DVD : $36.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       THE LION HAS WINGS

(1939) Alexander Kordas first contribution to the War Effort appeared just a few months after the outbreak. Ralph Richardson and Merle Oberon star in this story of a Squadron Leader of the R.A.F.

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       THE McCONNELL STORY

(1955) Fictional biography of jet test pilot, with Allyson as his understanding wife. Alan Ladd, June Allyson. 107 min.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       THE ONE THAT GOT AWAY

(1958-British) Excellent film starring Hardy Krueger in this true story of a Luft-waffe pilot who crash lands in England.

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       THE PILOT

(1979) Airline pilot who flies at the end of a bottle discovers that his world is collapsing. Cliff Robertson, Diane Baker. 99 min.

 

VHS : $191.98

 

       THE RAF STORY (80 YEARS IN ACTION)

(1998) This is the definitive account of the Royal Air Force from the very earliest days of the Royal Flying Corps right through to the present day. 123 minutes

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       THE RETURN OF THE DAMBUSTERS

(1994) In May 1993 a huge crowd gathered at Derwent Water to commemorate one of the bravest and most celebrated adventures of the war. This video covers the events of that day as a Lancaster bomber movingly retraces the route taken on training runs for the original raid. Then we go back to 1943 when the Lancaster bombers attacked the Eder and Sorpe Dams. Narrated by Richard Todd.

 

VHS : $27.98

 


       THE SEA SHALL NOT HAVE THEM

 

(1954-British) British bomber plane is forced down in the ocean during WWII. Michael Redgrave, Dirk Bogarde. 91 min.

 

VHS : $36.98

 

       THE SKY PILOT

(1921) John Bowers and Colleen Moore star in this story of a young minister in the Canadian Northwest who must fight to earn the respect of the hotheaded locals.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       THE SKYS THE LIMIT

(1943) Freds a flier on leave who meets photographer Leslie. Fred Astaire, Joan Leslie. 89 min.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       THE WINGS OF EAGLES

(1957) Biography of Frank Spig Wead, pioneer WWI aviator who later turned to screenwriting after an accident. John Wayne, Maureen OHara. 110 min.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       THE YF-22A

HHH See the prototypes of the YF-22A and YF-23A the greatest advancement in Aerospace technology since the jet engine.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       THIRTY SECONDS OVER TOKYO

(1944) Exciting WWII actioner of first American attack on Japan. Hornet takeoff shots and plenty of B-25Cs. Van Johnson, Robert Walker. 138 min.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       THUNDERBIRDS, BLUE ANGELS, GOLDEN KNIGHTS

(1998) See precision teamwork, the military demo units. This video tells the story behind the tradition and features action footage that puts you in the cockpit.

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       THUNDERBOLT

(1945) This documentary, with an introduction by Jimmy Stewart shows the P-47 Fighter Bombers in action. Actual war time action in Italy captured by cameramen of the allied air forces and by pilots of the 12th Air Force. Color

 

VHS : $18.98

 

       TOP GUN

(1986) Young studs vie for glory, on the ground and in the air, at elite naval aviation training school. Tom Cruise, Kelly McGillis.

 

DVD : $27.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       TORA! TORA! TORA!

(1970-U.S./Japanese) Events leading up to Pearl Harbor attack, from American and Japanese points of view. Check out the Japanese I Bombed Pearl Harbor and the new film coming out this year, Pearl Harbor. Oscar- winning special effects. Martin Balsam, Soh Yamamura. 143 min. While supplies last.

 

DVD : $27.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       TUSKEGEE AIRMEN

(1995) Laurence Fishburne stars. It was 1943 and hundreds of black aviators are newly recruited and must fight on all levels for their recognition.

 

DVD : $27.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       TWELVE OCLOCK HIGH

(1949) Tense WWII story of US flyers in England. An officer is replaced for getting too involved with his men; his successor runs into the same problem. Gregory Peck, Hugh Marlowe, Dean Jagger.

 

DVD : $23.98            VHS : $18.98

 

       TWILIGHTS LAST GLEAMING

(1977-U.S./German) Crazy Air Force officer threatens to start World War III unless U.S. tells the truth about its Vietnam policy. Burt Lancaster, Richard Widmark. 146 minutes.

 

VHS : $76.98

 

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       WAR LOVER

(1962-British) Two WWII pilots in England, both in love with same woman. Spectacular crash of B-17 into the Cliffs of Dover. 105 min. Currently only on DVD.

 

DVD : $23.98            VHS : $13.98

 

       WARBIRD CHECKOUT: Volume 1

Flying the P-40 Warhawk Color. Also titled Ways of the Warhawk, this complete check out of the WWII Curtis-Wright fighter made famous by the Flying Tigers is revealed in depth. Flying the F4U Corsair. Check out this familiar bent wing fighter that was still in production by 1952. Flying the F6F Hellcat Stalls, dives, landings and takeoffs are all part of this exciting flying experience. Sister to the Grumman TBF Avenger, it became unwelcome company to our enemies in the sky. Flying the SB2A-4 Buccaneer Without the quickness to stay alive on the front lines, the Buccaneer found its place in wartime as a scout plane. Flying the TBF Avenger This check out features outstanding air-to-air photography depicting stalls and many other combat techniques of Grummans popular WWII torpedo bomber. 2 hours

 

VHS: $27.95

 

       WARBIRD CHECKOUT: Volume 2

Flying the Twin Engine P-38 COLOR! Considered the most exotic of the classic WWII fighters, the P-38 Lightning was assigned the hazardous job of escorting U.S. bombers over enemy territory in broad daylight. Flying the B-25 Mitchell Bomber Chosen by Jimmy Doolittle for the famous Tokyo raid, the B-25 had a 75mm cannon in its nose and was one of Americas best medium class bombers. Flying the Twin Boom P-61 This unusual 3-seat twin engine night fighter, aptly named the Black Widow, sought out invisible targets with the sophisticated radar on board. Flying the Twin Engine A-26 Appearing late in the war, the A-26 Invader of 1945 went on to serve in two more wars.100 minutes

 

VHS : $27.95

 

       WARBIRD CHECKOUT: VOLUME 3

Flying the P-51 Mustang By Mid 1944, the P-51 Mustang in its various modified forms was numerically the most important fighter in the 8th Fighter Command in England. Flying the A-20 Bomber The vintage 1940 Douglas twin-engined A-20 Havoc was the most famous in a long line of conventional light attack bomber aircraft. Many of these planes went to serve in the Russian defense in WWII. Flying the P-39: Introduction Familiar to many as the Airacobra, this Bell Aircraft single-seat fighter sported a nose-mounted 20mm Hispano cannon. This video check out includes cockpit survey, ground handling, takeoffs, normal flight and landings. Flying the P-39: Advanced This is how the experts do it and its the ultimate training film…the P-39 Airacobra in high speed flight maneuvers, formation flying, aerobatics and combat. Not for the faint of heart. 110 minutes.

 

VHS : $27.95

 

       WARBIRD CHECKOUT: VOLUME 4

Flying the P-47 In three exciting segments you will find almost anything you might ask about the famed Thunderbolt Fighter. Flying the T-6 (SNJ) In three authentic segments this is how to fly the popular T-6 trainer. It details normal take-off and landing, crosswind approaches, small field techniques, and of course, emergencies. The T-6 was called the SNJ by the Navy.110 minutes.

 

VHS : $27.95

 

       WARBIRD CHECKOUT: VOLUME 5

B-29 Flight Procedures This was the fastest and the mightiest bomber built for WWII. This film instructs the pilot and crew on the aircraft and its incredible weapons system. Preflight Inspection of the B-17 E This preflight is divided into three parts. Exterior airframe, interior airframe inspection and engine check. It covers what to look for: skin fabric, de-icers, fuel tanks, cockpit, crew stations, props and the engine warm-up andoperation. Preflight Inspection of the B-24 The official Crew Chief guide to pre-flight inspecting the B-24 Liberator. Similar to the B-17 E above. 107 minutes.

 

VHS : $27.95

 

       WARBIRDS OF WWII

Splendid tribute to the brave airmen and their fabulous warplanes. P47, P51, B29, P40, B24, P38, and the B17. 5 hours.

 

VHS : $57.98

 

       WELL MEET AGAIN

(1999) From the early summer of 1943, England was home away from home for thousands of men of the US Armed Services. Set in a quiet, English market town, this series from London Weekend Television explores the shattering effect on the local community caused by the arrival of a Bomber Group of the US Eighth Air Force posted at a nearby airfield. A film of the war torn 40s. 11.5 hours, 5 tapes.

 

VHS : $96.98

 

       WELLINGTON BLENHEIM

(1985) This film puts you in the cockpit of two of the most famous planes ever flown. Features combat film, close up color footage, and interviews with the men that flew them.

 

VHS : $27.98

 

       WILD BLUE YONDER 7 VIDEO SET

(1999) The history of Air Combat. From the dawn of the dogfight in WWI, to the best fighters, attack aircraft, bombers, ACM, to the thunder in the Gulf. Here is a detailed and accurate account of the aerial pioneers and the aerial warriors that have changed the world in only 80 years.

 

VHS : $57.98


 

       WINGS OF GLORY

The Air Force Story 1914-1945, is an informative seven volume series of the United States Air Force history. 5 hours.

 

VHS : $57.98

 

       WINGS OVER VIETNAM

Over 6 hours and 6 tapes covers the Jolly Green Giant, The Coins, Spookies, Spectres, and Shadows, The Cavalry, The Weasels, and The Gunships. All that you need to know about Nam in the air.

 

VHS : $47.98

 

       WW2 RUSSIAN AIR FORCE

(1989) Russian feature film just in Russian. Lots of planes and lots of flying.

 

VHS : $27.98

 

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       X-15

(1961) Test pilots face uncertain dangers with a new high-altitude aircraft. Stars Charles Bronson and Mary Tyler Moore. Narration by Jimmy Stewart.

 

VHS : $23.98

 

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       ZERO PILOT

(1965) One of our most requested titles, the Toho production of the story of Saburo Sakai, who had 64 victories.

 

VHS : $38.98