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Hillbilly Blitzkrieg (1942)

Approved | | Comedy, Romance, War | 14 August 1942 (USA)
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 »

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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
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."

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14 August 1942 (USA)  »

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Enemy Round-Up  »

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(Western Electric Wide Range System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Very Silly, But Has Its Moments
8 March 2002 | by (Ohio) – See all my reviews

This is a pretty silly movie, but it has its moments if you like B-comedies. It starts with Snuffy Smith and Barney Google trying to outwit a bunch of spies who are after the Army's secret weapon, and from that premise it just continues to get less plausible as it goes along. But since it doesn't take itself at all seriously, much of it works fine as light entertainment. Comedy veteran Edgar Kennedy plays Snuffy's long-suffering sergeant, and gives his usual good performance. The "Hillbilly Blitzkrieg" would never have struck fear into the Axis, but there are far worse comedies that you could spend an hour watching.

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