The Legend of Pancho Barnes and the Happy Bottom Riding Club Movie Poster
  • 1 hr 4 min
  • Documentary

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Synopsis

This colorful documentary profiles Florence “Pancho” Barnes. One of the top aviatrixes of the 1920s, Pancho shattered Amelia Earhart’s air-speed record and became Hollywood’s first female stunt pilot. Later, her Happy Bottom Ranch hosted many of the great pilots of the “Right Stuff” era. Features interviews with astronaut Buzz Aldrin, test pilot Chuck Yeager and many others. Narrated by Tom Skerritt, with Kathy Bates as the voice of Pancho.