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The Great Air Robbery

The Great Air Robbery(1919)

Also Known As: Cassidy of the Air Lanes |

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1925 # the future! The U.S. Postal Service faces air piracy from the Death Head Aerial Squadron. Gang leader Chester Van Arland learns that a $20,000 shipment of gold will be sent on a midnight flight to Washington. Van Arland acquires the war cross earned in France by Mail Service aviator Wallie Mason. The villain offers to return the cross in exchange for information about the route that the plane will fly # and also kidnaps Mason's girlfriend, Beryl Caruthers. Heroic Larry Cassidy, Mason's friend and fellow pilot, learns about the hold-up plans and chases the plane.

Cast & Crew

Lieut. Ormer Locklear Larry Cassidy
Allan Forrest Wallie Mason
Ray Ripley Chester Van Arland
Francelia Billington Beryl Caruthers
Carmen Phillips Viola Matthews
Frank Lawrence Film Editor
Lloyd Nosler Film Editor
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MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1919 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Universal Film Mfg Co.; Jewel Productions, Inc.
Sound:  Silent Production Co:  Universal Film Mfg Co.
Duration(mins):  not available Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  6    

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