Air Force

Howard Hawks wanted a cast of unknowns to lend realism to Air Force (1943), but John Garfield successfully lobbied one of the Warner Brothers for a part in the film.  He had been a big Hawks fan since seeing Paul Muni as Scarface (1932).

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