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3.3
33 Ratings

Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines

Directed by Ken Annakin
United Kingdom, 1965
Comedy, Adventure, Family

Synopsis

In the early days of the 20th century, a British Newspaper offers a prize for the winner of a cross channel air race which brings flyers from all over the world. There are many sub-plots as the flyers jockey for position and the affections of various women.

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Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines Directed by Ken Annakin

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1966 | Nominee: Best Writing, Story and Screenplay - Written Directly for the Screen

BAFTA Awards

1966 | Winner: Best British Costume (Colour)

1966 | 2 nominations including: Best British Art Direction (Colour)

Golden Globes (USA)

1966 | 3 nominations including: Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1965 | 3rd place: Best Film

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