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Wright Brothers' Flying Machine
Wright Brothers' Flying Machine
Actor: Neil Ross
Directors: Michael Barnes, David Axelrod
Genres: Television, Educational, Documentary
NR     2004     1hr 0min

The challenge of rebuilding the Wright Brothers? Flying Machine. Orville and Wilbur Wright were remarkable inventors, mechanics, risk-takers, and visionaries. They designed and built their own wings, steering devices, engi...  more »


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Actor: Neil Ross
Directors: Michael Barnes, David Axelrod
Genres: Television, Educational, Documentary
Sub-Genres: Television, Educational, Biography, Science & Technology
Studio: Wgbh / Pbs
Format: DVD - Color,Letterboxed - Closed-captioned
DVD Release Date: 02/17/2004
Original Release Date: 01/01/2003
Theatrical Release Date: 01/01/2003
Release Year: 2004
Run Time: 1hr 0min
Screens: Color,Letterboxed
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 5
MPAA Rating: NR (Not Rated)
Languages: English

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Movie Reviews

Emmy nominated documentary
Pilot | Chicago | 08/04/2004
(5 out of 5 stars)

"For anyone interested in early aviation this show is a treat. From the New York Times review: "It's a wide-eyed hour, a spiffy story of American know-how and gumption."
Also see the show's interesting website
Great product!
sara | 05/28/2009
(5 out of 5 stars)

"i purchased this item for my father as a gift. it arrived promptly and in perfect condition. he used to be a pilot. he found the dvd very informative and has watched it several times, he has enjoyed watching the historical footage."