The Flying Ace


The Flying Ace

Infobox Film
name = The Flying Ace


caption = Theatrical poster to "The Flying Ace" (1926)
producer = Richard E. Norman
starring = Laurence Criner
Kathryn Boyd
released = 1926
runtime = 65 min.
language = Silent film
English intertitles
country = USA
distributor = Norman Film Manufacturing Company
budget =
imdb_id = 0129928

"The Flying Ace" (1926) was an action genre silent film, with an all-black cast, about a flying ace during World War I. This six-reel film including Laurence Criner, who played the role of pilot William Stokes. It also starred Kathryn Boyd, who played Ruth Sawtelle. The film was released only a year before "Wings" (1927), the first film to win an Academy Award.


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