HomeGroupsTalkExplore
Search Site
This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

Loading...

I Was a Male War Bride [1949 film]

by Howard Hawks (Director)

Other authors: Robert Adair (Actor), Chris Adcock (Actor), Mark Baker (Actor), Michael Balfour (Actor), Roger Henri Charlier (Author)15 more, André Charlot (Actor), Russ Conway (Actor), King Donovan (Actor), Charles B. FitzSimons (Actor), Gene Garrick (Actor), Cary Grant (Actor), Arthur Hill (Actor), Charles Lederer (Screenwriter), Marion Marshall (Actor), William Neff (Actor), Ann Sheridan (Actor), Robert Stevenson (Actor), Randy Stuart (Actor), Otto Waldis (Actor), Hagar Wilde (Screenwriter)

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingConversations
541431,955 (2.69)None
During a postwar mission in Germany, French army officer Herni Rochard and American WAC lieutenant Catherine Gates find that their mutual antagionism changes into love. They decide to marry just when Catherine is ordered home, which presents a far greater obstacle to Henri than a postponed honeymoon. They soon learn the only way he can enter the U.S. is through the Congressional act governing war brides which leaves the resourceful Catherine only alternative: disguide her husband as a sister WAC.… (more)
None
Loading...

Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

French Army officer Cary Grant and American WAC officer Ann Sheridan decide to get married in Europe after a stormy courtship, but the only way Cary can get into the U.S. and avoid red tape is pose as a war bride, donning a wig and WAC uniform. Hilarious cross-dressing shenanigans ensue in Howard Hawks' screwball farce. William Neff and Marion Marshall co-star. 103 min. ( )
  lyndisue | Aug 7, 2006 |
no reviews | add a review

» Add other authors

Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
Hawks, HowardDirectorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Adair, RobertActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Adcock, ChrisActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Baker, MarkActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Balfour, MichaelActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Charlier, Roger HenriAuthorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Charlot, AndréActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Conway, RussActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Donovan, KingActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
FitzSimons, Charles B.Actorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Garrick, GeneActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Grant, CaryActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hill, ArthurActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Lederer, CharlesScreenwritersecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Marshall, MarionActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Neff, WilliamActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Sheridan, AnnActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Stevenson, RobertActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Stuart, RandyActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Waldis, OttoActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Wilde, HagarScreenwritersecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
People/Characters
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
Epigraph
Dedication
First words
Quotations
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Blurbers
Original language
Canonical DDC/MDS
Canonical LCC

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English

None

During a postwar mission in Germany, French army officer Herni Rochard and American WAC lieutenant Catherine Gates find that their mutual antagionism changes into love. They decide to marry just when Catherine is ordered home, which presents a far greater obstacle to Henri than a postponed honeymoon. They soon learn the only way he can enter the U.S. is through the Congressional act governing war brides which leaves the resourceful Catherine only alternative: disguide her husband as a sister WAC.

No library descriptions found.

Book description
Haiku summary

Popular covers

Quick Links

Rating

Average: (2.69)
0.5
1 1
1.5 1
2 1
2.5
3 3
3.5
4 2
4.5
5

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

 

About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 182,945,761 books! | Top bar: Always visible