PG-13 | | Biography, Drama, History
A biopic depicting the early years of legendary Director and aviator Howard Hughes' career from the late 1920s to the mid 1940s.
Four of the miniature airplanes used in creating the effects for the film are now on display at the Evergreen Aviation Museum in McMinnville, Oregon, home of the real Howard Hughes HK-1 "Spruce Goose". Models on display include two of the biplanes from the Hell's Angels (1930) ... ...
Young Howard Hughes: Quarantine. Q-u-a-r-a-n-t-i-n-e. Quarantine.
In the Pantages Theatre premiere sequence, posters for The Women are quite visible. On the soundtrack we hear an announcer praising the newly discovered Ava Gardner who did not enter films until 1941.
Aside from company logos and the film's title, there are no opening credits.
$858,021 (USA) (19 December 2004)
$102,608,827 (USA) (27 May 2005)