"Dakota" Smith (William Terry), a young soldier on a pass in New York City, visits the famed Stage Door Canteen, where famous stars of the theatre and movies appear and host a recreational center for servicemen during the war. Dakota meets a pretty young hostess, Eileen Burke (Cheryl Walker), and they enjoy the many entertainers and a growing romance.
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Did You Know?
Most of the cameo appearances in this movie were filmed at R.K.O. Radio Pictures studios in Culver City, California. But a few such as Benny Goodman
's were filmed in New York City, the home of the real Stage Door Canteen, which was located on 44th Street. See more
He knows what he's fighting for. He's fighting for the kind of world in which you and he can live together in happiness and peace and love. Don't ever think about quitting. Don't ever stop for a minute... working, fighting,praying until we've got that kind of a world. For you, for him, for your children... for the whole human race. Days without end. Amen.
All rights granted by the American Theater Wing which gratefully acknowledges and credits the producers, stars and members of all the theatrical unions, guilds, crafts and associations for their participation in the creation and continuance of the original Stage Door Canteen. See more
Many prints run at 93 minutes, cutting out many performances. See more
Sleep Baby Sleep (in Your Jeep)
Music by James V. Monaco
Lyrics by Al Dubin
Played by the Kay Kyser Band
as dance music with the title sung by Harry Babbitt
Played by the Guy Lombardo Orchestra
and sung by Guy's sister, Rosemarie Lombardo (uncredited) See more