For the Boys (1991)

R  |   |  Comedy, Drama, Music

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With the help of the singer and dancer Dixie Leonhard, U.S. entertainer Eddie Sparks wants to bring some fun to the soldiers during World War II. Becoming a perfect team, they tour from ... See full summary »



  • Bette Midler and James Caan in For the Boys (1991)
  • Bette Midler and James Caan in For the Boys (1991)
  • Bette Midler in For the Boys (1991)
  • Bette Midler in For the Boys (1991)
  • Bette Midler in For the Boys (1991)
  • James Caan in For the Boys (1991)

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Many reviewers noted that James Caan seemed miscast in the role of comedian Eddie Sparks (a caricature of Bob Hope) and wondered why co-star George Segal, who, as an actor, had proved equally adept at comedy and drama, wasn't cast in the role instead. The truth is that Caan's ... ...


Wally Fields: What would I have to give you for one little kiss?
Loretta: Chloroform.


During a skit on an early Fifties TV variety show, Dixie makes an off-handed joke about group sex that would have triggered a major scandal had it really been broadcast during that era.


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Comedy | Drama | Music

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