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Two soldiers on sick leave spend three nights at the Hollywood Canteen before going back to active duty. With a little friendly help from John Garfield, Slim gets to kiss Joan Leslie, whom ... See full summary »
This film was part of Warner Brothers' efforts to turn contract player Dane Clark into a top tier star. Although he would later co-star with Bette Davis in A Stolen Life, and got first billing in a handful of Warner B movies, Clark never quite achieved stardom, but did amass over 150 credits (many of them guest gigs on TV shows of the 50s and 60s) during his four decade career.
All I wanted to ask him is to join me in a cigarette.
Sydney Greenstreet: He didn't trust us, Peter.
Peter Lorre: No... and we are such gentle people.
Sydney Greenstreet: Are we?
When "Slim" is sightseeing in Hollywood at the beginning of the film his infantry division patch (40th Div) is shown on his left shoulder. However, in one scene (right after the swimming pool), the patch is displayed on his right shoulder.
Opening credits are displayed rising up over "Hollywood Canteen" sign.
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