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Wings Flies Again

The first film to win a Best Picture Oscar gets a glorious new restoration

1927 Wings Movie Blu-Ray Release

Photo by: Everett Collection

Wings, starring Clara Bow, was named Best Picture in 1927. It has been restored with an orchestral score for Blu-Ray

As the first film to win a Best Picture Oscar (1927) roars into the 21st Century spectacularly restored, Bill Wellman, the son of Wings director William Wellman, tells Bill Newcott why the World War I drama had to get the personal approval of President Calvin Coolidge.

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