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Wackiest Ship In the Army 1961

From Amazon: Jack Lemmon and Ricky Nelson get that sinking feeling when they pilot THE WACKIEST SHIP IN THE ARMY in this hilarious comedy-adventure. During World War II, the Army recruits Navy officer Rip Crandall (Lemmon) to command a battered old schooner for a top-secret mission. Masquerading as a Japanese fishing boat, this nautical nightmare must smuggle a spy through mine-infested waters of the South Pacific. Unfortunately for Crandall, he has inherited a wild crew of butterfingered landlubbers, including First Officer Tommy Hanson (Nelson). Can the dedicated lieutenant whip these comically inexperienced gobs into shape in time to carry out their...

Directed By:
No image existsRichard Murphy
Jack LemmonJack Lemmon
No image existsRicky Nelson
No image existsChips Rafferty
No image existsJohn Lund
No image existsMike Kellin
No image existsPatricia Driscoll

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Wackiest Ship In the Army Movie Review by Derringer (4/9/2010)

Hi-jinks and Spy-jinks keep the hilarity level light and boisterous in this very effective little Military-Comedy/Adventure from 1961. This film's story was actually loosely based upon a real-life World War ll incident.

The year is 1943.

Set in the South Pacific, a badly-battered, old schooner, the USS Echo, captained...

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