Down 19,481 this week

Hillbilly Blitzkrieg (1942)

Approved  |   |  Comedy, Romance, War  |  14 August 1942 (USA)
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.9/10 from 42 users  
Reviews: 4 user

Nazi spies mistake Snuffy Smith's moonshine for a new secret rocket fuel and try to steal the "formula."



(comic strip "Barney Google and Snuffy Smith"), (screenplay) (as Ray S. Harris) , 2 more credits »
0Check in

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 205 titles
created 24 Aug 2011
a list of 92 titles
created 25 Feb 2012
a list of 50 titles
created 15 Jul 2012
a list of 529 titles
created 6 months ago
a list of 50 titles
created 2 weeks ago

Related Items

Connect with IMDb

Share this Rating

Title: Hillbilly Blitzkrieg (1942)

Hillbilly Blitzkrieg (1942) on IMDb 4.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Hillbilly Blitzkrieg.


Complete credited cast:
Bud Duncan ...
Edgar Kennedy ...
Sgt. Homer Gatling
Cliff Nazarro ...
Lucien Littlefield ...
Prof. Waldo James
Doris Linden ...
Julie James, Waldo's Daughter
Alan Baldwin ...
Cpl. Jim Bruce
Jimmie Dodd ...
Missouri, Army Private
Frank Austin ...
Nicolle Andre ...
Eliza Murdock aka Leni the Nazi
Manart Kippen ...
Jerry Jerome ...
Boller, Leni's Henchman
Jack Carr ...
Hertle, Leni's Henchman
Teddy Mangean ...


Nazi spies mistake Snuffy Smith's moonshine for a new secret rocket fuel and try to steal the "formula."

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Those bodacious varmits who've made all America laugh at them in the comics will have you yelling at their Thrillarious film adventures! See more »


Comedy | Romance | War






Release Date:

14 August 1942 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Enemy Round-Up  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs


Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Wide Range System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »

Did You Know?


Follows Private Snuffy Smith (1942) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Mildly amusing sequel is better than what went before and perfect if you want something that won't tax you in anyway
6 January 2006 | by (Glen Cove, New York) – See all my reviews

This is the sequel to Private Snuffy Smith and is better than what went before. The story picks up with Snuffy still in the army and in a shooting contest with Sgt Gatling. Gatling wins because Snuffy isn't allowed to use his squirrel gun. Gatling is then ordered to take Snuffy and some other men to the backwoods in order to protect the prototype of a new rocket that will help in the war effort. Once there Snuffy meets his cousin Barney Google who has a stake in the invention. Things get complicated when spies arrive to destroy the invention and steal the plans.

Based on the once popular comic strip the movie is step up from the previous film. Instead of several loosely connected parts (a real problem in the first movie) the film has one story from beginning to end, so it has time to actually build up situations and characters that can produce laughs. By no means a great film, this film is amusing and by the end does manage to produce a few laughs, and while they are not belly laughs they are laughs none the less (something Private Snuffy Smith never managed). The humor and the plot are pretty much by the book and you'll know where its going well before the characters do but if you're in a really forgiving mood it won't matter much.

I'm on the fence about recommending this film. Its okay- just okay. Certainly there are better ways of spending your time and money, but if you stumble across it and want something that won't clog the recesses of your brain with anything what so ever I'd give it a try, especially if you like hillbilly humor.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Hillbilly Blitzkrieg (1942) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: