Most Popular Air Defense Movies and TV Shows
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PG | 95 min | Comedy
An insane general triggers a path to nuclear holocaust that a War Room full of politicians and generals frantically tries to stop.
Votes: 417,430 | Gross: $0.28M
2. Battle of Britain (1969)
G | 132 min | Action, Drama, History
In 1940, the British Royal Air Force fights a desperate battle to prevent the Luftwaffe from gaining air superiority over the English Channel as a prelude to a possible Axis invasion of the U.K.
3. Fail-Safe (1964)
Not Rated | 112 min | Drama, Thriller
American planes are sent to deliver a nuclear attack on Moscow, but it's a mistake due to an electrical malfunction. Can all-out war be averted?
4. By Dawn's Early Light (1990 TV Movie)
PG-13 | 100 min | Action, Drama, Thriller
The crew of a nuclear bomber attack the Soviet Union while the President of the United States tries desperately to regain control of his military after his helicopter crashes during a ... See full summary »
5. La Grande Vadrouille (1966)
G | 132 min | Adventure, Comedy, War
Several ordinary Frenchmen, helping British pilots avoid Nazi captivity, goes on an epic voyage through the occupied country to the Swiss border.
7. Star Fox 64 (1997 Video Game)
K-A | Action, Adventure, Comedy
Mad scientist Andross arises as the emperor of Venom and declares war on the entire Lylat System, starting with Corneria. General Pepper sends in the Star Fox team to protect the key planets of the Lylat System and stop Dr. Andross.
8. Francis Gary Powers: The True Story of the U-2 Spy Incident (1976 TV Movie)
120 min | Biography, Drama, History
The story of Francis Gary Powers, a U-2 pilot for the C.I.A., who was shot down in his spy plane over Russia, captured, and imprisoned.
9. Die Abenteuer des Werner Holt (1965)
164 min | Drama, Romance, War
Two 17-year-olds, Werner Holt and Gilbert Wolzow, are pulled out of school and into Hitler's army. Gilbert becomes a fanatical soldier, but at the front Werner begins to understand the ... See full summary »
10. Secret Flight (1946)
72 min | Drama, War
During World War II, on the eve of the Battle of Britain, British scientists develop the first radar systems to be employed against the German Luftwaffe.
16. Home Defense (1943)
Approved | 7 min | Family, Animation, Short
Donald is manning a listening post and falls asleep; he blows trumpet calls in his sleep and wakes his nephews. For their revenge, they send up a model airplane filled with gingerbread men ... See full summary »
19. The Gap (1937)
38 min | Documentary, Short
This dramatized documentary short film explains "the gap," the areas of British air-raid defense which are unattended due to shortages of manpower. Airmen and gunnery soldiers are told that... See full summary »
Rocky and His Friends (1959–1963)
Burgled Bullwinkle or The Moose Nappers/A Crown for Bullwinkle or Monarch Moose
TV-G | 23 min | Animation, Comedy, Family
Rocky and Bullwinkle "Greenpernt Oogle" Part 3, Fractured Fairy Tales "The Enchanted Frog", Dudley Do-Right of the Mounties "Lure of the Footlights", Rocky and Bullwinkle "Greenpernt Oogle" Part 4.
Longines Chronoscope (1951–1955)
Episode dated 17 February 1954
Lesueur and Crawford interview Col. Bernt Balkin, arctic explorer and U.S. Air Force officer. Topics include aviation challenges at the South Pole, the importance of the North Pole region ... See full summary »
Longines Chronoscope (1951–1955)
Episode dated 7 December 1953
LeSueur and Gil Robb Wilson, editor and publisher of Flying magazine, interview General Harold R. Harris, president of Northwest-Orient Airlines. Topics include the future of commercial ... See full summary »
Star: Larry LeSueur
Kraft Suspense Theatre (1963–1965)
The Kamchatka Incident
TV-PG | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
A military air transport plane on a 15 hour flight from Tokyo to Seattle, Washington has engine and compass problems during a hurricane and wanders into Soviet air space. An emergency ... See full summary »