PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama
A group of young recruits go through boot camp during the Second World War in Biloxi, Mississippi. From the play by Neil Simon.
First ever cinema sequel to a Neil Simon written movie. Others that would follow would include The Odd Couple II (1998) and the third part of the "Eugene Trilogy", this film's sequel, Broadway Bound (1992), though this was not produced by the same production house/studio.
Eugene Morris Jerome:
Hey, what if she's ugly. I mean, really ugly.
Selridge: Then you close your eyes and you think of some cheerleader.
Eugene Morris Jerome: I don't want to close my eyes, that's the same as doing it to yourself.
Selridge: Not if you're feeling someone underneath you, or on top of you.
Eugene Morris Jerome: On top ...
The scene where the troops are talking about what they would do with their last week on Earth. Wykowski makes reference to "making it" with the Queen of England. Because George VI was on the throne, his wife, later known as the Queen Mother, was Queen of England.