| History, Romance, War
In the 1940s, the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor destroyed Americans' morale. The president of the United States, Franklin D. Roosevelt, decided to risk it all to bomb Tokyo, raising the ... See full summary »
Early in the film, one of the two interrogating officers congratulates Jack on the success of the raid. Jack replies, "Thank you, Lieutenant." The officer in question clearly wears the silver eagles of a full colonel.