Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »
Listal logo

Wings (1927)

Directed by


Starring (View all)
Clara Bow Clara Bow
Mary Preston
Richard Arlen Richard Arlen
David Armstrong
Jobyna Ralston Jobyna Ralston
Sylvia Lewis
El Brendel El Brendel
Herman Schwimpf
Richard Tucker Richard Tucker
Air Commander
Gary Cooper Gary Cooper
Cadet White
Gunboat Smith Gunboat Smith
The Sergeant


Written by (View all)
Hope Loring Hope Loring
(screenplay) and


Lists

134 votes
The Top 100 Silent Era Films (100 items)
list by Mickey Mickenson
Published 15 years ago 10 comments
131 votes
6,006 Movies For a Post-Covid World... (6013 items)
list by ToonHead2102
Published 12 years, 9 months ago 14 comments
69 votes
Best Motion Picture Academy Awards (Oscars) (82 items)
list by Seaworth
Published 14 years, 10 months ago 10 comments
68 votes
My Queue (478 items)
list by johanlefourbe
Published 12 years, 8 months ago 186 comments
67 votes
Pioneers (49 items)
list by sunset96
Published 11 years, 12 months ago 12 comments

Wings (1927) Videos



Cover art, photos and screenshots

3 votes
2 votes
2 votes
2 votes
2 votes

View all Wings (1927) pictures (73 more)

Reviews

Review

12 years, 10 months ago at Apr 24 8:17
The battle scenes in this silent film about a love triangle between two World War One airmen and an army nurse are a clear highlight of the first Best Picture winner. They are gory, thrilling, blessed by the lack of sound (it allowed Wellman to attach cameras to the wings of the planes as they performed their aeronautical manuevers) and often spectacular.

The rest of this film is a... read more
View all Wings (1927) reviews
Description: This silent film classic deals with two World War I pilots in love with the same woman. Actual footage of air battles adds to the film's realism. WINGS was the first film ever made that graphically captured the emotional combination of ... Full Descriptionfreedom and fear of flying in combat. Director William Wellman drew on his years in an elite flying squadron and pushed the cinematic technology of the day to its limit when he created this film's timeless aerial sequences. The story revolves around two young men, of different classes, who have both fallen for the same young woman before they head off to combat. Richard A ... (more)
Release date: 5 January 1929
My tags: Add tags

Update feed

Michael M added this to a list 1 week, 1 day ago
1920's: Top 40 (41 movies items)
Fabocco added this to a list 1 month, 3 weeks ago
0 Watched 2024 (60 movies items)
mo∞on added this to a list 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Academy Award for Best Picture☆Films (96 movies items)

"    1st Academy Awards (1929) "


Stehako added this to a list 3 months ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2021 Edition) (1002 movies items)

" 2020: 467 2019: 464 2018: 472 2017: 471 2016: 470 2015: 463 2014: 462 2013: 469 2012: 465 2011: 464 2010: 459 2009: 455 "


Leviathan added this to a list 4 months, 1 week ago
Favorite Movies (870 movies items)
Leviathan added this to a list 4 months, 1 week ago
Favorite Movies (870 movies items)
Leviathan added this to a list 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Favorite Movies (870 movies items)
SA-512 posted 2 images 5 months, 3 weeks ago

Stehako added this to a list 6 months, 2 weeks ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2020 Edition) (1001 movies items)

" 2019: 464 2018: 472 2017: 471 2016: 470 2015: 463 2014: 462 2013: 469 2012: 465 2011: 464 2010: 459 2009: 455 "


SA-512 posted 17 images [View All] 7 months, 3 weeks ago

cteddiesgirl added this to a list 8 months, 4 weeks ago
Movies/Titles I Have (7076 movies items)
Stehako added this to a list 9 months, 4 weeks ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2019 Edition) (1001 movies items)

" 2018: 472 2017: 471 2016: 470 2015: 463 2014: 462 2013: 469 2012: 465 2011: 464 2010: 459 2009: 455 "


jordanwiles94 added this to a list 11 months, 2 weeks ago
johanlefourbe added this to a list 11 months, 3 weeks ago
My Queue (478 movies items)

"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JG_ZVqLIAU0 02:24 1927"


Stehako added this to a list 12 months ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2018 Edition) (1001 movies items)

" 2017: 471 2016: 470 2015: 463 2014: 462 2013: 469 2012: 465 2011: 464 2010: 459 2009: 455 "


Green.Tissue.Box added this to a list 1 year ago
Every Best Picture Nominee (589 movies items)
nathan added this to a list 1 year ago
Movies seen at the cinema (1482 movies items)
Stehako added this to a list 1 year, 1 month ago
Best Movies of the 1920s (50 movies items)
SA-512 voted for an image 1 year, 5 months ago

moviebuff added this to a list 1 year, 5 months ago
Cinematic Firsts (212 movies items)

" *First film to win the Academy Award for Best Picture."


Stehako added this to a list 2 years, 1 month ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2017 Edition) (1001 movies items)

" 2016: 470 2015: 463 2014: 462 2013: 469 2012: 465 2011: 464 2010: 459 2009: 455 "


Anautix added this to a list 2 years, 4 months ago
Stehako added this to a list 2 years, 5 months ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2016 Edition) (1001 movies items)

"2015: 463 2014: 462 2013: 469 2012: 465 2011: 464 2010: 459 2009: 455 "


Stehako added this to a list 3 years, 4 months ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2015 Edition) (1001 movies items)

"2014: 462 2013: 469 2012: 465 2011: 464 2010: 459 2009: 455 "


moviebuff added this to a list 3 years, 5 months ago
Kandi voted for an image 3 years, 5 months ago

SA-512 voted for an image 3 years, 5 months ago

SA-512 posted a image 3 years, 5 months ago

Stehako added this to a list 3 years, 7 months ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2014 Edition) (1000 movies items)

"2013: 469 2012: 465 2011: 464 2010: 459 2009: 455 "


mhthehammer added this to a list 3 years, 8 months ago
jeffpsych added this to a list 3 years, 8 months ago
601 favorites (607 movies items)
Stehako added this to a list 3 years, 11 months ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2013 Edition) (1000 movies items)

"2012: 465 2011: 464 2010: 459 2009: 455 "


nicolee added this to a list 4 years ago
jeffpsych added this to a list 4 years ago
atomic posted a image 4 years, 1 month ago

Stehako added this to a list 4 years, 2 months ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2012 Edition) (1000 movies items)

"2011: 464 2010: 459 2009: 455 "


Stehako added this to a list 4 years, 6 months ago
jeffpsych added this to a list 4 years, 6 months ago
Films I want to buy (78 movies items)

« Prev12 Next »

People who liked this also liked

Rating: 8
Rating: 8.3
Rating: 8.5
Rating: 8.2
Rating: 8
Rating: 8.4
Rating: 7.8
Rating: 7.4
Rating: 8.1
Rating: 8.1
Rating: 8
Rating: 8
Rating: 8.1
Rating: 8.1
Rating: 8.3
Rating: 7.4
Rating: 8.1
Rating: 8.3
Rating: 8
Rating: 7.1
Rating: 7.5