PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A celebrated military contractor returns to the site of his greatest career triumphs and reconnects with a long-ago love while unexpectedly falling for the hard-charging Air Force watch-dog assigned to him.
Hats are prohibited on U.S. Air Force (and other military branches) flightlines. Hats could get blown off and sucked into jet engines.
Did you see my TEDtalk? Bono made me do it.
The General makes reference to "Equatorial New Guinea," combining two different regions of Earth. Equatorial Guinea is on the west coast of Africa, and Papua New Guinea is just north of Australia. Papua New Guinea is just south of the equator and Equatorial Guinea is just north of the equator.
The film opens with the 1968 Columbia Pictures logo. The Torch lady is wearing a lei, in keeping with the Hawaiian setting.
English, Hawaiian, Russian
$9,670,235 (USA) (31 May 2015)
$20,991,497 (USA) (19 July 2015)