Click here to copy URL

Hail the Conquering Hero

Rating
7.1
370
Ratings
Plugin not supported.
where to watch
Original title
Hail the Conquering Hero
Year
Running time
101 min.
Country
United States United States
Director
Screenwriter
Cast
Music
Cinematography
Producer
Genre
Comedy | Army. II World War
Synopsis
Discharged from the Marines for a hay fever condition, Woodrow Lafayette Pershing Truesmith (Eddie Bracken) is too embarrassed to return home. Encouraged by some fellow soldiers to fabricate a story of being wounded in battle, Truesmith soon finds himself in over his head as he's treated to a hero's welcome.
Awards
1944: Nominated for Oscar: Best Original Screenplay
1944: New York Film Critics Circle: Nominated for Best Film & Best Director
1944: National Board of Review (NBR): nominated to Top Films (In alphabetical order).
Movie Soulmates' ratings
Register so you can access movie recommendations tailored to your movie taste.
Friends' ratings
Register so you can check out ratings by your friends, family members, and like-minded members of the FA community.
Is the synopsis/plot summary missing? Do you want to report a spoiler, error or omission? Please send us a message.
If you are not a registered user please send us an email to [email protected]

All copyrighted material (movie posters, DVD covers, stills, trailers) and trademarks belong to their respective producers and/or distributors.

For US ratings information please visit: www.mpaa.org www.filmratings.com www.parentalguide.org

User history
Hail the Conquering Hero
1944
Preston Sturges
7.1
(370)
arrow