Red Courage

2012 • Action/Drama • 12 minutes

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Based on a true story, “Red Courage” takes us back to 1942 over the Pacfic during World War II. It is a story about fear and courage through self-sacrifice.

Director:
Scott Edge

Executive Producer:
Bob Lepine

Writer:
Scott Edge

Cast:
Skyy Moore, Stephen Brodie, Corbin Pitts, Warren McCullough, Bryan Massey, Daniel Escudero, Jason Willey, Chad Halbrook, James DeWitt, Tim Yagar, Chad Bozarth, Matt Moore

Henry "Red" Erwin...

was a United States Army Air Forces airman and a recipient of the U.S. military’s highest decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions in World War II. He earned the award as a staff sergeant and radio operator aboard a B-29 Superfortress in the Asia-Pacific theater. During a 1945 bombing mission over Koriyama, Japan, a white phosphorus bomb prematurely ignited in his aircraft and seriously wounded him. As smoke filled the plane, he picked up the burning device and carried it through the aircraft to the cockpit where he tossed it out a window. Although he suffered severe burns, he successfully saved his plane and all crew members aboard by disposing of the incendiary/smoke-generating bomb.

"Behind the Courage"

Behind the scenes featurette of the making of “Red Courage.”

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