Call to Glory (1984–1985)
7.4/10
166
8 user 4 critic

Call to Glory 

Reviews
1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Edit

Cast

Episode credited cast:
Craig T. Nelson ... Colonel Raynor Sarnac
Cindy Pickett ... Vanessa Sarnac
Elisabeth Shue ... Jackie Sarnac
David Hollander ... Wesley Sarnac
Gabriel Damon ... R.H. Sarnac
Tom O'Brien ... Patrick Thomas
David Lain Baker ... Airman Tom Bonelli
Keenan Wynn ... Carl Sarnac
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Fidel Castro ... Himself (archive footage)
Sam Dalton
Anthony Edwards ... Billy
Woody Eney Woody Eney ... Josh Curtis
Holgie Forrester ... Wife
Joseph Hacker ... Jerry Thomas
Anthony S. Johnson ... Military Radar Specialist
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 August 1984 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A dicsőség szárnyai See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Paramount Television See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The film is dedicated to "the men and women of the 4080th Strategic Reconnaissance Wing, who gave dearly to their country in its hour of need." See more »

Goofs

Civilian vehicles needed decals on the windshield to gain access to the base. The decals were very prominent. No decals are seen on the cars in this movie. See more »

Connections

Follows Call to Glory (1984) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Very Innovative
3 April 2004 | by mattslyfoxSee all my reviews

As a fan of 20th century history, I thought "Call to Glory" was a very interesting and exciting series. Craig T. Nelson delivers a sleek performance as a family man named Raynor Sarnac who is reluctant at first to fight in the Vietnam War, but in light of all the dangers surrounding the United States (i.e. President Kennedy's asassination) he feels like he's the one to not let down the American spirit.

I was impressed with all the clean-cut dog fight sequences in which Sarnac pilots a fast-shooting jet. I also am surprised to see a cuter Elizabeth Shue in one of her first acting roles. I guess this was prior to her success in "Adventures in Babysitting" -- another 80's gem :)

I have the original copy of the first 4 shows that were taped from ABC in the fall of 1984. If there are any videos of this series available, I highly recommend them.

8/10 stars


5 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 8 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed