Flyboys Image
Metascore
47

Mixed or average reviews - based on 22 Critics

User Score
5.5

Mixed or average reviews- based on 38 Ratings

Summary: Flyboys, the first World War I aviation film in over 40 years, is inspired by the epic, courageous tale of the American young men who would become known as the legendary Lafayette Escadrille. They were ordinary boys who volunteered for the First World War looking for adventure, and in the process, they became heroes. Never before has a movie so accurately portrayed the thrill and danger of the aerial dogfights that played such an integral role in the Allied resistance. (MGM)
Runtime: 140 min
Rating: Rated PG-13 for war action violence and some sexual content.
Production: Ingenious Film Partners
Genres: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Countries: USA, UK
Languages: English, French
Home Release Date: Jan 30, 2007
Director Credit
Tony Bill Director
Writer Credit
Blake T. Evans Story
David S. Ward Screenplay
Phil Sears Screenplay
Principal Cast Credit
James Franco Blaine Rawlings
Jean Reno Capt. Thenault
Cast Credit
Abdul Salis Eugene Skinner
Augustin Legrand L.T. Giroux
David Ellison Eddie Beagle
Gail Downey Mrs. Lowry
Jean-Philippe Écoffey Skinner's Trainer
Karen Ford Mrs. Jensen
Mac McDonald Sheriff Detweiller
Philip Winchester William Jensen
Ruth Bradley Laura
Scott Hazell Cinema Usher
Tim Pigott-Smith Mr. Lowry
Todd Boyce Mr. Jensen
Tyler Labine Briggs Lowry
Producer Credit
David Brown Executive Producer
Dean Devlin Producer
Duncan Reid Executive Producer
James Clayton Executive Producer
Kearie Peak Co-Producer
Marc Frydman Producer
Marc Roskin Co-Producer
Phillip M. Goldfarb Executive Producer
Rachel Olschan Associate Producer
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