The Sound Barrier (1952)

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Alternative titles

  • Breaking the Sound Barrier Alternative
  • Breaking through the Sound Barrier Alternative

Synopsis

Arresting story of aircraft designer whose visions of jet development result in the tragic death of test pilot who was daughter's husband.

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