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William A. Wellman


Clara Bow
Richard Arlen
Charles 'Buddy' Rogers
Jobyna Ralston
Gary Cooper
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The first film to win an Academy Award for Best Picture. Wings is the story of two men who have gone to war and the girl they both leave behind. Director Wellman makes one of his most humanistic statements as he explores the devastating results of war.

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Review - Wings (1927)

In 1917, Jack Powell (Buddy Rogers) and David Armstrong (Richard Arlen) are both in love with Sylvia Lewis (Jobyna Ralston). Little does Jack know, however, that not only does Sylvia love David, but his next door neighbor Mary Preston (Clara Bow) is deeply in love with him. When World War I makes its way to America, the two boys join the U.S. Air Force, leaving the girls behind. Mary decides the only way she can be with Jack is to join the Women’s Motor Corp. The three learn of friendship and true love in the first Best Picture winning film.

“Wings” is not only an historical film for being the first to win the now-coveted gold statue, but it is also has one of the best told stories of the silent film era. The story glides along as smoothly as, well, an airplane. The characters really d...

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