Memphis Belle

(1990)

Character: Rookie Captain

Synopsis:

Follows the crew of a B-17 bomber before and after its final and most dangerous mission over Germany. 

Ben has about 30 seconds of screen time as a rookie captain. According to Ben, there was much more footage shot with him in it but it was left on the cutting room floor.

In an interview with The Tennessean (tennessean.com) Ben was quoted as saying: 'I was cast out of the UK in London. Basically, I had a small part, three or four scenes. It wound up being one but it was an interesting first job. I spent three weeks on an Air Force base waiting to shoot scenes and in between, we played cards (with Matthew Modine and Sean Astin, among others).'

Screen cap by Crash-Debris.com
Synopsis Credit: BBI