4.1
828 Ratings

Only Angels Have Wings

Directed by Howard Hawks
United States, 1939
Romance, Adventure, War

Synopsis

Electrified by the verbal wit and visual craftsmanship of the great Howard Hawks, Only Angels Have Wings stars Jean Arthur as a traveling entertainer who meets a handsome yet aloof daredevil pilot, played by Cary Grant, staring down death while delivering airmail in treacherous mountain terrain.

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Only Angels Have Wings
Directed by Howard Hawks

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1940 | 2 nominations including: Best Cinematography, Black-and-White

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