12 O’Clock High is an American military drama television series set in World War II.
It was originally broadcast on ABC-TV for two-and-one-half TV seasons from September 1964 through January 1967 and was based on the 1949 film of the same name.
A goofy bombardier Lt. who always hits his mark joins Gen. Savage’s crew and finds out the hard way, that real people are killed when bombs drop.
After 49 successful missions, Angel Babe is the Grande Damme of the 918th bomber fleet, and to some like her flight engineer, Sgt. Willets, she even seems to have a soul (and mind) of her own. Her endurance has earned her the label of good-luck charm to the men of the Group. Upon completion of her 50th mission, the Army has decided to retire her from active service and return her to the States for a life of leisure as a recruiting icon. But Angel Babe seems to have other ideas, as she suddenly develops a multitude of mechanical ailments that thwart that final-mission …
Twelve O’Clock High Series
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Production & Filming Details
- Creator(s): Sy Bartlett and Beirne Lay Jr.
- Producer(s): Quinn Martin, Frank Glicksman, and William D. Gordon.
- Music: Dominic Frontiere.
- Production: 20th Century Fox Television.
- Distributor(s): 20th Century Fox Television.
- Release Date: 28 February 1966.
- Running Time: 50-51 minutes.
- Country: US.
- Language: English.