The Lone Eagle
The Lone Eagle is a 1927 American silent melodrama directed by Emory Johnson, based on the story by Emilie Johnson, and starring Raymond Keane, Barbara Kent and Nigel Barrie. It was released by Universal Pictures on September 18, 1927.
During World War I, American pilot Lieutenant William (Billy) Holmes (Raymond Keane) accepts an assignment with the Royal Flying Corps. The unit location is on the Western Front and has seen plenty of action. During Billy's first air battle, he is accused of cowardice.
|author||Emilie Johnson John B. Clymer|
|genre||action adventure drama romance|
|keywords||air battle armistice armistice of 11 november 1918 best friend dogfight fly french woman jack pennick kill royal flying corps sopwith camel think west western front world war i|
|theme||melodrama romantic drama war|