Sgt. O'Farrell an Army soldier on an island in the South Pacific during World War II is trying to bring the two basics of life to his fellow servicemen, women and beer. The supply ship carrying the beer is torpedoed and the contingent of nurses consists of six males and ugly nurse Nellie Krause. If he could at least try to salvage the shipment of beer. Written by
Don't fire 'til YOU SEE THE REDS OF THEIR EYES!
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When O'Farrell says they have to follow the Southern Cross to the beer, the shot of the night sky does not show this constellation at all. See more
Pvt. Johnny Bannon
Sarge, movie starts in about five minutes. It's a double feature, Sarge. Two Bing Crosby pictures.
Sgt. Dan O'Farrell
Bite your tongue.
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Beer Barrel Polka
Music by Jaromir Vejvoda
Heard as a theme when the beer cans surface See more