Released Date
January 20, 2012
Distributor
Twentieth Century Fox
Genre
Action
Rating
PG-13
Budget
$58,000,000
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$49,876,377 + $489,121 = $50,365,498
34

Michael B. Jordan

as Maurice Wilson

42

Ne-Yo

as Andrew Salem

40

Leslie Odom Jr.

as Walter Hall

65

Bryan Cranston

as Col. William Mortamus

52

Terrence Howard

as Col. A.J. Bullard

54

Cuba Gooding Jr.

as Major Emanuel Stance

35

Elijah Kelley

as Samuel George

32

Tristan Wilds

as Ray Gannon

45

David Oyelowo

as Joe Little

35

Marcus T. Paulk

as David Watkins

42

Nate Parker

as Capt. Martin Julian

40

Kevin Phillips

as Leon 'Neon' Edwards

About Red Tails

A crew of African American pilots in the Tuskegee training program, having faced segregation while kept mostly on the ground during World War II, are called into duty under the guidance of Col. A.J. Bullard.

A crew of African American pilots in the Tuskegee training program, having faced segregation while kept mostly on the ground during World War II, are called into duty under the guidance of Col. A.J. Bullard.

About

Based on true stories, the film follows a group of African American United States Army Air Forces servicemen who fight WWII and fight the segregation and racism at home. 

Trivia

The film marks Anthony Hemingway's feature film directorial debut. The movie is based on the novel titled Red Tails, Black Wings: The Men of America's Black Air Force.