Something for the Boys (1944) - Rotten Tomatoes

Something for the Boys (1944)

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Movie Info

This adaptation of the Cole Porter Broadway musical involves a crumbling southern plantation which is converted into a home for servicemen's wives. Running the operation are three cousins. When money runs out, the threesome contrive to put on a fundraising show.

Cast

Carmen Miranda
as Chiquita Hart
Vivian Blaine
as Blossom Hart
Phil Silvers
as Harry Hart
Michael O'Shea
as Staff Sgt. Rocky Fulton
Sheila Ryan
as Melanie Walker
Perry Como
as Sgt. Laddie Green
Glenn Langan
as Lt. Ashley Crothers
Roger Clark
as Lieutenant
Cara Williams
as Secretary
Thurston Hall
as Col. Jefferson L. Calhoun
Clarence Kolb
as Col. Grubbs
Paul Hurst
as Supervisor
Andrew Tombes
as Southern Colonel
Judy Holliday
as 1st Girl/Defense Plant
Murray Alper
as Sergeant
Eddie Acuff
as Operator
Rory Calhoun
as Soldier
Jane Nigh
as Army wife
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Critic Reviews for Something for the Boys

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Audience Reviews for Something for the Boys

½

Colorful but empty musical, everyone but Carmen Miranda is lackluster.

jay nixon
jay nixon

Super Reviewer

½

Light, colorful and very enjoyable. Carmen Miranda is terrific. Some fine songs, good art direction. Nothing deep or significant, just old fashioned entertainment.

James Higgins
James Higgins
½

Light, colorful and very enjoyable. Carmen Miranda is terrific. Some fine songs, good art direction. Nothing deep or significant, just old fashioned entertainment. 6.5/10.

James Higgins
James Higgins

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