R | | Drama, Romance
A lonely Navy sailor falls in love with a hooker and becomes a surrogate father figure for her son during an extended liberty, due to his service records being lost.
According to Glenn Erickson's review for the Trailers from Hell website, the U.S. Navy refused to co-operate with production because the film depicts desertion of duty with no consequences, so Twentieth Century Fox had to rent a Canadian ship.
John Baggs Jr.:
We love each other.
Maggie Paul: Love is shit with sugar on it.
James Caan is wearing on his right shoulder rocker assigned to the USS Orlando. The only USN ship named USS Orlando was was sold for scrap 10 November 1947, 25 years before the time setting of the movie.
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