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Jet Pilot (1957)

Director, Josef von Sternberg. Cast: John Wayne, Janet Leigh, Jay C. Flippen, Paul Fix, Hans Conreid, The U.S. Air Force. Sent by the Pentagon to obtain top secret information from a supposedly defecting Russian lady pilot, the Colonel courts her so successfully that they fall in love and wed. With their marriage as a perfect cover, he is ordered to flee Russia with his bride, this time with him posing as a defector. When the political charade is discovered, however, the courageous couple embark in a dangerous flight to freedom in a heart-pounding escape with enemy agents in hot pursuit. 113 min. Credits and other information from the Internet Movie Database