Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama
Privileged college student Andy Shaeffer is a mama's boy who flunks out of school and is drafted by the army where he becomes a real man, to the astonishment of everyone.
Barely two years prior to this, David Janssen was stationed at Fort Ord, where this movie was filmed. During filming, Janssen was recognized by some of the men still there and they were confused to see him in a Captain's uniform.
Your behind will be grass and I'll be the lawnmower!
It is not an error that several of the soldiers seen in this film are wearing other unit patches on their right sleeves. They are all wearing the 5th Infantry diamond on their left sleeve. A soldiers current unit is always worn on the left sleeve. Those soldiers who are combat veterans are authorized to permanently wear the unit patch of the unit they fought with on their right shoulder. So all those patches on the right sleeves represent units those men served in during World War II or Korea.
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