In the Navy (1941)

In the Navy





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The third of Bud Abbott and Lou Costello's starring films, In the Navy was released second; Universal had just made a bundle off Abbott and Costello's Buck Privates, and the studio wanted another "service" comedy put into circulation in a hurry. Abbott and Costello share over-the-title billing with Dick Powell, who plays a popular radio singer. Eager to avoid his screaming fans, Powell enlists in the Navy under an assumed name, hoping to serve his country incognito. Girl reporter Claire Dodd … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Romance, Musical & Performing Arts, Classics, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: Arthur T. Horman, John Grant
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On DVD: Sep 12, 1991
Universal Pictures

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as Smokey Adams

as Pomeroy Watson

as Thomas Halstead

as Dorothy Roberts

as Dynamite Dugan

as Dance specialties

as Capt. Richards

as Head of Committee

as Commander

as Floor Manager

as Ticket Taker

as Traffic Cop

as Big Bruiser

as Small Meek Husband

as Lt. Scott

as Tough Civilian

as Truck Driver

as Band Leader

as Policeman

as Fat Woman

as Gushing Mother

as Mess Boy

as Herself

as Senate Committee Mem...

as Buddy

as Old Maid

as Office Boy

as Admiral

as Herself

as Themselves
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Full Review… | March 26, 2009
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Full Review… | March 25, 2006
New York Times
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Audience Reviews for In the Navy


Great comedy romp with the pair of idiots giggling their way through the navy...Saturday mornings were never the same without them.

Barry Lappin

Super Reviewer

Another good Abbott and Costello film.

Christopher Brown

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