Free Lecture – Eglin AFB in the Movies

Eglin Air Force Base is the centerpiece in our area and has been an important military base for decades. In addition to being the center for testing the latest aircraft and weapons and being a home for Air Force and Army special operations, Eglin has been a movie star. Movies have been filmed at Eglin […]

Eglin Air Force Base is the centerpiece in our area and has been an important military base for decades. In addition to being the center for testing the latest aircraft and weapons and being a home for Air Force and Army special operations, Eglin has been a movie star. Movies have been filmed at Eglin since the 1940s. Films as diverse as 1949’s Twelve O’Clock High and 1964’s Dr. Strangelove were filmed in part at Eglin. Many movies have feature units and personnel from Eglin as well. Dr. Robert Kane will tell the story of Eglin’s cinematic history!