Henry and Nicky are small town pals from blue collar families with only a short time before they ship off to World War II. Henry begins romancing new-to-town Caddie Winger, believing her to be wealthy. Mischievious and irresponsible, Nicky gets into trouble which forces the other two to become involved, testing their relationship, as well as the friendship between the boys. Written by
It was 1943...There was so little time left to learn about life!
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Did You Know?
According to the September 1984 edition of Photoplay (UK) magazine, Sean Penn
and Elizabeth McGovern
had an "...intimate relationship off-screen during the making of the film. At one time they were living together, but they...split up". See more
The railroad cars behind the steam locomotive are too new for the era the movie is supposed to portray (1940s). See more
Henry 'Hopper' Nash/Lou
Tyrone Power never said fuck 'em.
Heart and Soul
Written by Hoagy Carmichael
(as H. Carmichael ) and Frank Loesser
(as F. Loesser) See more