A charismatic lieutenant newly assigned to a remote fort is captured by a group of mountain bandits, thus setting in motion a madcap farce that is Lubitsch at his most unrestrained.
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Letter from General von Unweitpiffkaneiro
To the commander of the Border Fortress! Lieutenant Alexis has been sent to your unit as punishment. Alexis, who is known by all the women here as "smart Alex," is to be treated very firmly.
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