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Never Wave at a WAC(1953)

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Brief Synopsis

A divorced socialite joins the Army hoping it will improve her love life.

Cast & Crew

Paul Douglas Andrew McBain
Marie Wilson Clara Schneiderman, also known as "Danger O'Dowd"
William Ching Lt. Col. Schuyler "Sky" Fairchild
Arleen Whelan Sgt. Toni Wayne
Leif Erickson Sgt. Norbert "Noisy" Jackson
Hillary Brooke Phyllis Turnbull
Charles Dingle Senator Tom Reynolds
Lurene Tuttle Capt. Murchison
Regis Toomey Gen. Ned Prager
Frieda Inescourt Lily Mae Gorham
Louise Beavers Artamosa

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  World premiere in Washington, D.C.: 28 Jan 1953
Release Date:  1953 Production Date:  AFI--3/4 inch; EB*
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Sound System) Production Co:  Independent Artists Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  87-88 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  7,816    
Duration(reels):  10    

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  • never wave at a wac

    kevin sellers 2017-12-05

    Per Mr. Blandings, I would simply hop in the ol time machine and fast forward 27 years to "Private Benjamin." At least you'll get some... MORE>

  • An Ex-Wac's point of view

    Julie Oliver 2013-06-08

    It was wonderful seeing old friends when they were much younger. The movie evoked a lot of memories, and called to mind a lot of women who are no longer... MORE>

  • Never Wave at a WAC (1953)

    Mr. Blandings 2012-09-11

    Usually if I don't get into a movie in the first 15 minutes I turn it off. Purely on the strength of Rosalind Russell and Paul Douglas I gave this... MORE>