Here Comes the Navy Reviews
October 15, 2013
James Cagney is wasted in this role as a reluctant navyman who gives us his far more interesting life to become a pawn in the U.S. military.
February 8, 2010
A fine classic, but a little too predictable. James Cagney is good as always and Frank Mc Hugh scores in a supporting role. It's well done, and the pace is excellent, good characterizations, it's just not very memorable.
June 4, 2008
Honestly, nothing much special here. The plot is predictible and uneventful, Cagney tries to liven things up and does as much as the script allows, other than that, I would skip it.
July 16, 2011
If nothing else, this film is very significant from a historical perspective in that it was largely filmed aboard the actual USS Arizona. A few scenes (the turret gunpowder incident) were shot on a stage, but most of the scenes were aboard Arizona. I've actually wondered for years why the Arizona Memorial and the museum at Pearl Harbor never picked up this movie and issued it to raise funds for the memorial. just a thought....