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Hail the Conquering Hero (1944)

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101 min | Comedy, War

Woodrow is discharged from the military for hay fever, but fabricates receiving a heroic honorable discharge before returning home.
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Composer
Werner R. Heymann (music score) (as Werner Heymann)
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Editor
Stuart Gilmore (edited by)
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Updated Aug 9, 1944

Release date
Sep 1944 (United States)

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56 cast members
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Eddie Bracken
Woodrow Truesmith Woodrow Truesmith   See fewer
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Raymond Walburn
Mayor Everett J. Noble Mayor Everett J. Noble   See fewer
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William Demarest
Sgt. Heffelfinger Sgt. Heffelfinger   See fewer
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Franklin Pangborn
Reception Committee Chairman Reception Committee Chairman   See fewer
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Elizabeth Patterson
Aunt Martha Aunt Martha   See fewer
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Georgia Caine
Mrs. Truesmith Mrs. Truesmith   See fewer
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Al Bridge
Political Boss Political Boss   See fewer
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Bill Edwards
Forrest Noble Forrest Noble   See fewer
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Harry Hayden
Doc Bissell Doc Bissell   See fewer
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Jimmy Conlin
Judge Dennis Judge Dennis   See fewer
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Jimmie Dundee
Cpl. Candida Cpl. Candida   See fewer
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George Anderson
Bartender (uncredited) Bartender (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Brandt
One of the Guardsmen (uncredited) One of the Guardsmen (uncredited)   See fewer
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Nora Cecil
Train Ticket Clerk (uncredited) Train Ticket Clerk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Chester Conklin
Western Union Man (uncredited) Western Union Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Damore
Pfc. Jones (uncredited) Pfc. Jones (uncredited)   See fewer
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Pauline Drake
Telephone Operator (uncredited) Telephone Operator (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dot Farley
Mamie's Mother (uncredited) Mamie's Mother (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jim Farley
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Franklyn Farnum
Town Councilman (uncredited) Town Councilman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Maxine Fife
Daughter of Colonel (uncredited) Daughter of Colonel (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bess Flowers
Woman at Train Station (uncredited) Woman at Train Station (uncredited)   See fewer
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Julie Gibson
Singer (uncredited) Singer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kenneth Gibson
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Stephen Gregory
Bill (uncredited) Bill (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddie Hall
Man Swigging Beer at the Bar (uncredited) Man Swigging Beer at the Bar (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mildred Harris
Wife of Marine Colonel (uncredited) Wife of Marine Colonel (uncredited)   See fewer
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Len Hendry
Juke (uncredited) Juke (uncredited)   See fewer
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Esther Howard
Mrs. Everett J. Noble (uncredited) Mrs. Everett J. Noble (uncredited)   See fewer
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Arthur Hoyt
Rev. Upperman (uncredited) Rev. Upperman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Earl Hunsaker
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Henry Iblings
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Tiny Jones
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Allen Kay
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Ida Kitaeva
Dancer (uncredited) Dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dudley Kuzelle
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Philo McCullough
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Tom McGuire
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George Melford
Sheriff (uncredited) Sheriff (uncredited)   See fewer
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Torben Meyer
Mr. Schultz (uncredited) Mr. Schultz (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles R. Moore
The Porter (uncredited) The Porter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Moran
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Miriam Nelson
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Mamie (uncredited) Mamie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Norton
Second Bandleader (uncredited) Second Bandleader (uncredited)   See fewer
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Townsman (uncredited) Townsman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul Porcasi
Cafe Owner (uncredited) Cafe Owner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Victor Potel
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Dewey Robinson
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Alfie (uncredited) Alfie (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.8 / 10 | 3,713 votes