A strange history of vintage eyewear courtesy of Hotel de Ville Eyewear,
13 October 2009
Feeling Peckish | Gregory in Goggles, 1950
Gregory Peck costumed as WWII American Air Forces bomber pilot for movie Twelve O'Clock High. This film is frequently cited by surviving bomber crewmembers as the only accurate depiction from Hollywood of their life during the war. Twelve O'Clock High premiered in Los Angeles December 21, 1949. Peck was nominated for Best Actor in a Leading Role for his portrayal of Brigadier General Frank Savage.