The Tarnished Angels (1957)
Movie: The Tarnished Angels
- Director: Douglas Sirk
- Stars: Rock Hudson, Robert Stack, Dorothy Malone, Jack Carson, Robert Middleton, Alan Reed, Alexander Lockwood, Christopher Olsen, Robert J. Wilke, Troy Donahue, William Schallert, Betty Utey, Phil Harvey, Steve Drexel, Eugene Borden
- Release Date: November 21, 1957
- Run Time: 91 min
- Genre: Drama, Romance
In the 1930\’s, a First World War flying ace named Roger Schumann is reduced to making appearances on the crash-and-burn circuit of stunt aerobatics. His family are forced to live like dogs while Shumann pursues his only true love, the airplane. When Burke Devlin, a reporter, shows up on the scene to do a \”whatever happened to\” story on Shumann, he is repulsed by the war hero\’s diminished circumstances and, conversely, drawn to his stunning wife, LaVerne.