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The Sailor Takes a Wife (1945)

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92 min | Comedy

While waiting in New York City to ship out to Europe, a sailor stops by a serviceman's canteen and meets a USO hostess. They immediately fall for each other and get married that night. However, when the sailor is notified that he has been ...See moreWhile waiting in New York City to ship out to Europe, a sailor stops by a serviceman's canteen and meets a USO hostess. They immediately fall for each other and get married that night. However, when the sailor is notified that he has been reclassified as 4-F (unfit for service) by the Navy and then discharged, he and his new wife realize that, having to set up house before they expected to, they actually know very little about each other. Complications ensue. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com See less
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Cotton Warburton (as Irvine Warburton)
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Dec 28, 1945 (United States)

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Robert Walker
John Hill John Hill   See fewer
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June Allyson
Mary Hill Mary Hill   See fewer
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Hume Cronyn
Freddie Potts Freddie Potts   See fewer
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Audrey Totter
Lisa Borescu Lisa Borescu   See fewer
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Reginald Owen
Mr. Amboy Mr. Amboy   See fewer
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Gerald Oliver Smith
Gerald - Freddie's Butler Gerald - Freddie's Butler   See fewer
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Johnny Lane
June A's Dance partnerr June A's Dance partnerr   See fewer
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Fred Aldrich
Soldier in Nightclub (uncredited) Soldier in Nightclub (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sara Berner
Elevator Girl (uncredited) Elevator Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fortunio Bonanova
Telephone Man (uncredited) Telephone Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Karin Booth
Pretty Woman (uncredited) Pretty Woman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mary Bovard
WAC (uncredited) WAC (uncredited)   See fewer
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Chester Clute
Lone Diner (uncredited) Lone Diner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joe DeRita
Waiter (uncredited) Waiter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Roland Dupree
Delivery Boy (uncredited) Delivery Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mary Jane French
Carla (uncredited) Carla (uncredited)   See fewer
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Martin Garralaga
Brazilian Officer (uncredited) Brazilian Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jane Green
Bit Role (uncredited) Bit Role (uncredited)   See fewer
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Henry Hall
Justice of the Peace Brown (uncredited) Justice of the Peace Brown (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marie Harmon
WAC (uncredited) WAC (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sam Harris
Canteen Worker (uncredited) Canteen Worker (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Hayden
Merchant (uncredited) Merchant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Nelson Leigh
Canadian Officer (uncredited) Canadian Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mary Lord
Office Worker (uncredited) Office Worker (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Luden
Naval Officer (uncredited) Naval Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Moyna MacGill
Irate Woman (uncredited) Irate Woman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Thomas Martin
Nightclub Bartender (uncredited) Nightclub Bartender (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eileen Morris
Model in Window (uncredited) Model in Window (uncredited)   See fewer
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Anna Q. Nilsson
Switchboard Operator (uncredited) Switchboard Operator (uncredited)   See fewer
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Franklin Pangborn
Salesman (uncredited) Salesman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Phillip Pine
Aide (uncredited) Aide (uncredited)   See fewer
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Shimen Ruskin
Busboy (uncredited) Busboy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eugene Sigaloff
Mr. Kabochnick (uncredited) Mr. Kabochnick (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Sorel
French Officer (uncredited) French Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Betsy Stoddard
Mrs. Schlesinger (uncredited) Mrs. Schlesinger (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Tyler
Painter (uncredited) Painter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marek Windheim
Headwaiter (uncredited) Headwaiter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lillian Yarbo
Mary - Freddie's Cook (uncredited) Mary - Freddie's Cook (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.2 / 10 | 194 votes