At War With The Army (1950)

Uploaded on Friday 30 April 2010


At War with the Army is a 1950 musical comedy film directed by Hal Walker and starring the comedy team of Martin and Lewis. It was filmed from July through August 1949, and released on December 30, 1950 by Paramount. It was re-released in 1958 by OMAT Pictures.Although filmed before My Friend Irma Goes West, it was held from release until the sequel to Martin and Lewis' smash film debut My Friend Irma was released.Martin and Lewis are former nightclub partners who are now enlisted in the Army. Sergeant Puccinelli (Dean Martin) now ranks above his former partner, Private First Class Korwin (Jerry Lewis). Puccinelli is desperately trying to get transferred from his dull job to active duty overseas. Meanwhile, all Korwin wants is a pass to see his wife and new baby. In addition, they have to avoid the wrath of Sergeant McVey (Mike Kellin).Along the way they both get to sing a few songs, and they get to recreate a scene from Going My Way where they imitate Bing Crosby and Barry Fitzgerald.


Language: English

Length: 93 min

Country: United States

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At War With The Army (1950) by Hal Walker is licensed under a Creative Commons Public Domain 3.0 License.