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'S 1943 and they're trying to fit it all in before they have to leave it all behind [Australia Theatrical]
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Did You Know?
The name of the book (fictitious) that Henry Nash (Sean Penn
) picked-up at the library was "When A Girl Grows Up" by author Susan Carter (fictitious). See more
Right before the fight scene in the bowling alley, Gatsby Boy bowls a strike. However, when Hopper charges down the alley after him, the 7 pin is shown still standing. See more
Henry 'Hopper' Nash/Lou
Tyrone Power never said fuck 'em.
Written by J. Mercer and V. Schertzinger
Performed by Jimmy Dorsey
and his Orchestra
Vocal by Bob Eberly See more