You Can't Ration Love (1944)

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Because of the war, there aren't enough men at Adams College for all the girls, but Betty (Betty Jane Rhodes as Betty Rhodes) has no difficulties as she has a monopoly on stud-athlete Pete ... See full summary »


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Director:

Lester Fuller

Writers:

Muriel Roy Bolton (story), Val Burton (screenplay), Hal Fimberg (screenplay)

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6 February 2021 | rlymzv
9
| A very positive surprise in this funny politically incorrect movie.
This is a rather politically incorrect movie, meaning it shows men and women behaving more or less normally. Being a comedy, things are a bit exaggerated but a movie like this could NEVER be made today.

I purchased this movie (on DVD) just so I could look at Marjorie Weaver. I was surprised to find a humorous and very entertaining film. During World War II there was a shortage of young men. At this college, the women decided to ration the few available men. As in all rationing, the women found a way to cheat, and in some cases things backfired a bit. I wouldn't call this movie a musical although there are some entertaining musical scenes.

If you don't take this movie too seriously and just sit back and watch the craziness I think you will enjoy it.

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