Story: About a pilot involved in the first American bombing raid on Japan in WWII, which was led by the legendary James Doolittle.
Scenery: The images of the Japanese coastline seen through the cockpit windows is actually the southern area of Carmel Bay.
Also of local interest: The real James Doolittle lived the last several years of his life in Pebble Beach.
Please read the Technical Notes for further explanation.
Information compiled from:
the Monterey County Herald,
Monterey County Film Commission.,
Leonard Maltin's Movie and Video Guide,
the Internet Movie Database,
and other sources.
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