R | | Comedy, War
A sheltered young high society woman joins the United States Army on a whim and finds herself in a more difficult situation than she ever expected.
The poster and the video art for the movie is a parody of the poster for All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
Sgt. L.C. Ross:
Everybody up! Everybody, Benjamin!
Judy Benjamin: Oh God, you can't mean me. I worked the night shift! Go check out the bathroom, it's FABULOUS.
Turkish Army officer in NATO HQ is portrayed with a mustache. However, Turkish army personnel are forbidden to grow a mustache. They are obliged to shave everyday. Hence, a Turkish army officer with a mustache or facial hair is not possible.
Opening credits prologue:
When Judy Benjamin was eight years old, she confessed her life's desire to her best friend.
"All I want," Judy whispered, "is a big house... nice clothes, two closets, a live-in maid, and a professional man for a husband."
Today, all of Judy's dreams come true.
Down by the Riverside
played by jazz band in lounge
$4,739,769 (USA) (12 October 1980)
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