The Sky's the Limit 78 years old

Here's a thrill, new and gay! It's a dance filled holiday!

The Sky's the Limit

Flying Tiger Fred Atwell sneaks away from his famous squadron's personal appearance tour and goes incognito for several days of leave. He quickly falls for photographer Joan Manion, pursuing her in the guise of a carefree drifter.

Credits

The Sky's the Limit Cast

Name Character
Fred Astaire He was 44, 88 years old when he died as Fred Atwell (Fred Burton)
Joan Leslie She was 18, 90 years old when she died as Joan Manion
Robert Ryan He was 33, 63 years old when he died as Reginald Fenton
Bobby Barber He was 48, 81 years old when he died as Canteen Waiter (uncredited)
Elizabeth Patterson She was 67, 90 years old when she died as Mrs. Fisher
Clarence Kolb He was 68, 90 years old when he died as Harvey J. Sloan (uncredited)
Clarence Muse He was 53, 89 years old when he died as Colonial Club Doorman (uncredited)
Neil Hamilton He was 43, 85 years old when he died as Navy Officer on Train (uncredited)
Robert Benchley He was 53, 56 years old when he died as Phil Harriman
Eric Blore He was 55, 71 years old when he died as Jackson - Phil's Butler (uncredited)
Olin Howland He was 57, 73 years old when he died as Driver (uncredited)
Amelita Ward She was 19, 63 years old when she died as Southern Girl (uncredited)
Ella Mae Morse She was 18, 75 years old when she died as Singer (uncredited)
Peter Lawford He was 19, 61 years old when he died as Naval Commander (uncredited)
Jack Carr He was 64, 88 years old when he died as Customer
Marjorie Gateson She was 52, 86 years old when she died as Canteen Hostess
Paul Hurst He was 31, now 47 years old as Dock Foreman (uncredited)
Frank McLure He was 49, 67 years old when he died as Officer at Dinner (uncredited)

The Sky's the Limit Crew

Name Department
Vernon L. Walker as Special Effects. He was 49 (53) years old when He died Crew
Carroll Clark as Art Direction. He was 49 (74) years old when He died Art
Albert S. D'Agostino as Art Direction. He was 50 (77) years old when He died Art
Mel Berns as Makeup Artist. He was 45 (79) years old when He died Costume & Make-Up
Darrell Silvera as Set Decoration. He was 42 (82) years old when He died Art
Claude E. Carpenter as Set Decoration. He was 38 (71) years old when He died Art
Frank Fenton as Screenplay. He was 37 (65) years old when He died Writing
Roland Gross as Editor. He was 34 (80) years old when He died Editing
Renié as Costume Design. She was 41 (90) years old when She died Costume & Make-Up
Sherman Todd as Associate Producer. He was 39 (75) years old when He died Production
Russell Metty as Director of Photography. He was 36 (71) years old when He died Camera
Lynn Root as Screenplay. Writing
Edward H. Griffith as Director. He was 48 (80) years old when He died Directing
David Hempstead as Producer. He was 33 (73) years old when He died Production
The Sky's the Limit poster
The Sky's the Limit (78 years)

Here's a thrill, new and gay! It's a dance filled holiday!

  • Release day: Tuesday, July 13, 1943
  • Runtime: 89 minutes