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We've Never Been Licked (1943)

 -  Action | Drama | Romance  -  30 August 1943 (USA)
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WWII morale film for Texas A&M graduates fighting overseas. Young Brad Craig (Langton) enters the military school with a chip on his shoulder which Mitchum and other upperclassmen quickly ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Richard Quine ...
Brad Craig
Anne Gwynne ...
Nina Lambert
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Cyanide Jenkins
Martha O'Driscoll ...
Deede Dunham
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Traveling Salesman
Edgar Barrier ...
Nishikawa
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Panhandle Mitchell
Bill Stern ...
Bill Stern-Announcer
Mantan Moreland ...
Willie
Worth Crouch ...
Worth Crouch
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
William Blees ...
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Pop Lambert
Alfredo DeSa ...
Fortuno Tavares
Roland Got ...
Matsui
Samuel S. Hinds ...
Col. Jason Craig
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WWII morale film for Texas A&M graduates fighting overseas. Young Brad Craig (Langton) enters the military school with a chip on his shoulder which Mitchum and other upperclassmen quickly knock off. Once adjusted, Craig falls in love with a professor's beautiful daughter, only to find she is in love with his roommate, played by Noah Beery. In the meantime, Craig associates with Japanese spies (including William Frawley of "I Love Lucy") bent on stealing a secret chemical compound being worked on a the University. But is he one of them, or a double agent for his country? Written by Scot Kibbe <scot.kibbe@capitol.tlc.texas.gov>

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American Youth Puts a Gap in the Jap! (original poster) See more »

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30 August 1943 (USA)  »

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A stunt player was killed when the caisson he was riding on flipped over. See more »

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Me for You, Forever
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Music by Harry Revel
Lyrics by Paul Francis Webster
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Propaganda but "good bull"
17 October 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

There was a time when everyone in the United States was truly "united" following the attack on Pearl Harbor, there was no doubt about what had to be done, and the military might of the U.S. was there to do the job. In the wake of 9-11, there was another groundswell of patriotic feeling, but over time we have forgotten how priceless are our freedoms and how they have been protected over the years. This film reminds the history student (or anyone who has listened to their ancestors) of how real a threat can be. Cadet Craig, for reasons of nobility and integrity, sacrificed himself and his reputation for his country, his family and his alma mater. Who would do such a thing today? Maybe the first responders on 9-11; the threat in 1942 was real, the threat in the 21st century is real. This film reminds us of heroes, and duty, and country. It is well worth your time. Not the best acting, or the best story or the best filmography, but you are free to choose.


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