Von Richthofen and Brown
- 1 hr 37 min
"Von Richthofen and Brown" (1971), which is also known as "The Red Baron," is an American war movie set in 1918. Although there are historical figures in the movie, the story is largely fictional. It tracks the careers of two ace pilots, the German von Richthofen and the Canadian Brown. The two eventually confront each other for the first time when Brown and his squadron strafe von Richthofen's airfield. The enemy pilots later face each other in an aerial duel. Von Richthofen was called "the Red Baron," for he was a nobleman and he painted his plane red.