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
Lt. Lyman P. Jones
Sorry, I bit your hand but I was dreaming about Nurse Krause, again.
Sgt. Dan O'Farrell
Yeah, those reruns are murder.
Referenced in Once Upon a Body
How Dry I Am
(uncredited) (part of the song "Near Future")
Written by Irving Berlin
Heard as a theme throughout the film See more