A humourous look at the Aleutian Islands and their strategic value.

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A humourous look at the Aleutian Islands and their strategic value.

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February 1945 (USA)  »

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In the Aleutians: Isles of Enchantment  »

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Army - Navy Screen Magazine #45 See more »

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Follows Rumors (1943) See more »

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In the Good Old Summertime
Music by George Evans
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Oh, the Places You'll Go
21 February 2008 | by (New York City) – See all my reviews

This is one of the best of the wartime 'Private Snafu' films made by Termite Terrace, usually written by Theodore Geisel (aka Dr. Seuss). Because they were intended only for soldiers, they were usually far more open and frank than movies intended for civilian showings and concerned themselves with humorously designed warnings about how to behave. In this case, the movie is about being stationed in the Aleutians and their strategic importance in the war. It's a fine, light curtain raiser. If you're looking at a deep-dish world War two movie -- or perhaps as a treat before seeing John Ford's masterpiece, SEX HYGIENE (both available on Youtube).


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